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CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 03, 1980
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(Studio) Duration of Iran hostage crisis cited. Announcement by Swiss ambassador in Iran that plans to return bodies of those killed in hostage rescue attempt are nearly complete, given. Senator Armed Services Committee statement it will begin closed hearings on failed rescue mission cited. Rptd. gunmen holding Iranian embassy in London have freed 2 more hostages.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(London, England) Uniden. woman shown being escorted from embassy. Another hostage also said freed. [London police spokesperson Peter NEIVENS - reads statement from gunmen holding embassy.] Negotiations said to be led by ambs. from Jordan, Iraq and Algeria along with representative of International Red Cross.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

Schieffer, Bob;
Walker, Hal

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