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Lebanon Hostages / Jacobsen Release #307610

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

(Wiesbaden, West Germany: Richard Wagner) Jacobsen's family reunion and possibility Terry Waite, who secured Jacobsen's release, will return shortly to Beirut to continue negotiations for other hostages' freedom examined; details given, scenes shown. [WAITE - hopes for progress in winning releases of Terry Anderson and Thomas Sutherland.] His assessment of hostages Frank Reed, Joseph Cicippio and Edward Tracy being freed and probable fate of William Buckley mentioned. [WAITE - had expected more than Jacobsen to be released.] [JACOBSEN - hopes to see fellow hostages here soon.]

Rather, Dan;
Wagner, Richard

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