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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Letters to President Reagan and others from Americans held hostage in Lebanon quoted on screen, discussed. [State Department spokesperson Bernard KALB - reiterates administration's position on negotiating with terrorists.] Letter said signed by Reverend Lawrence Jenco, Terry Anderson, David Jacobsen and Thomas Sutherland. [Jean SUTHERLAND - describes husband's letter to her.] Hostages mentioned claiming William Buckley is dead; their failure to mention hostage Peter Kilburn noted. [Eric JACOBSEN, Reverend Ben. WEIR - call for negotiations with terrorists.] Admin. spokesperson's statement outlined.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl
- Rather, Dan;
- Stahl, Lesley
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