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Lebanon Hostages / US-Iran Relations #307609

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 04, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Terence Smith) Indications that United States is dealing with Iran for its help in obtaining release of United States hostages held by Islamic Jihad and others in Lebanon examined; former national security adviser Robert McFarlane and United States delegation said traveling to Tehran for negotiations according to Iranian parliament speaker Hashemi Rafsanjani, Details outlined on screen. [Mideast oil expert Harry NEUSTEIN - notes Iran's need for military equipment in its war with Iraq.] Hostage David Jacobsen noted released Sunday after Iranian foreign minister met with Syrian President Hafez al-Assad. White House spokesperson Larry Speakes quoted on screen.

Rather, Dan;
Smith, Terence

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