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CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 12, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(London, England: Richard Wagner) Church of England envoy Terry Waite's return to Beirut, Lebanon, to continue negotiations for release of hostages featured; details given, scenes shown. [WAITE - feels time is right for his return.] Hostage William Buckley noted believed dead. [WAITE - denies knowledge of US-Iran arms-for-hostages scheme; opposes such operations on moral grounds.] Waite's role in securing release of David Jacobsen recalled; Jacobsen quoted. [Joan SUTHERLAND - notes family's hopes for father Thomas Sutherland's release rest with Waite.]

Rather, Dan;
Wagner, Richard

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