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Iran / Hostage Crisis #273671

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 06, 1981
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(Studio) Confusing remarks by Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai with regard to Ayatollah Khomeini's alleged statements about Algerian mediation efforts on behalf of United States hostages outlined.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Carter administration's response to current dvts. examined. [Secretary of State Edmund MUSKIE - comments.] Possible implications of Rajai's remarks discussed; Ronald Reagan's reiteration of warning to Iranians with regard to dealing with him noted. [REAGAN - greets brother of hostage Steven Kirtley.] Terrorists' greeting for Reagan shown.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Pierpoint, Robert;
Rather, Dan

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