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United States / Iranian Demonstrators / Hostages #272643

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 07, 1980
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(Studio) Many Pro-Khomeini demonstrators in Washington, DC today said among those arrested during July 27th protest.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Efforts of police to protect Iranian demonstrators from Americans reported; details of today's demonstration given, films shown. Uniden. police ofr. quoted with regard to United States hostages.
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

(Studio) Immigration investigators reported complaining that arrested Iranian demonstrators were released before their legal status could be determined; President Carter said ordering Justice Department to investigate.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Positions of Justice Department and immigration officials on matter detailed; films shown. Protest by New York immigration authorities and constitutional protection of Iranians demonstrators outlined.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Film of Monday's demonstration in Tehran outside US embassy over American arrest of Iranians narrated; film shown courtesy Japanese TV. Ayatollah Khomeini reported telling crowd that Iranians were tortured and chained in United States prisons; Iran's parliament noted postponing debate on United States hostages, in retaliation.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom;
Graham, Fred;
Tucker, Lem
Duration:
00:04:20

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