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CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 09, 1981
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(Studio) Delay in release of Cynthia Dwyer, imprisoned for espionage in Iran for past 9 mos., reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Snag in Dwyer's departure, as well as that of 4 British hostages, discussed; details given, films shown. [Flight engineer Ali GERAMI - comments.] Apparent loss of appropriate documents noted; Swiss efforts to get her on flight to Dubai tomorrow mentioned. [John DWYER - comments.] Official and private reaction to situation by West diplomats discussed.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom

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