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Iran-Iraq War #322282

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 18, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Iran's consideration of United Nations cease-fire proposal re: Iraq war discussed. President Reagan's spokesperson quoted. Report introduced.

(London, England: Anthony Mason) [UN Secretary General Javier PEREZ de Cuellar - comments on cease-fire proposal.] Iran noted losing war for mos. [Middle E. expert Baqer MOIN - says radicals are weary of war and now willing to allow moderates to end it.] Iran's military leader Hashemi Rafsanjani quoted with regard to Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini's approval of plan. Iraq's President Saddam Hussein reported supporting peace plan. [White House spokesperson Marlin FITZWATER - says United States ready for war to end.] Perez de Cuellar and Rafsanjani quoted.

Mason, Anthony;
Rather, Dan

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