CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 13, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: David Martin) Reagan administration's response to yesterday's Persian Gulf incident in which Iranian troops boarded United States merchant ship to search for arms bound for Iraq explained, discussed; apparent circumstances of incident considered. [American President Lines spokesperson Richard TAVROW - describes situation.] [State Department spokesperson Bernard KALB - notes international law supporting Iran's action.] Current status of United States naval presence in Mediterranean and implications for Persian Gulf incident cited.
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