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(Studio) Iranian shelling of Iraqi border towns today reported; details given. US naval ships in region said not yet providing escorts for private vessels; Reagan administration guidelines possibly changing that situation outlined on screen, discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Persian Gulf) Indications of widening role of United States warships in Persian Gulf crisis examined; recent attack on Saudi ship cited as example [Voice of Navy warship SPOKESPERSON - alerts local ship; remarks transcribed on screen.]
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey
(Studio) Iraq reported claiming Iranian attack on Greek ships in gulf; details given. Turkey reported banning its ships from Iran's Kharg Island following Iraq's recent attack on one there; details given, films shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
- Pizzey, Allen;
- Rather, Dan
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