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Lebanon / Kidnappings #305727

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 07, 1985
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(Studio) Recent rumors of pending release of kidnapped Americans in Lebanon recalled.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Father Lawrence Martin Jenco's family said not informed rumors were without substance; Kuwaiti newspaper recalled claiming Syria would release hostages to upstage Arab summit conference in Morocco. [Mae MIHELICH - thinks group will be released today.] [State Department spokesperson Bernard KALB - can't confirm reports] [Joseph JENCO - reacts to State Department's clarification.] [January 8, 1985, Joseph JENCO - announces release of another priest.]
REPORTER: Deborah Potter

Potter, Deborah;
Schieffer, Bob

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