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Middle East / Hostage Situation / Reporter Discussion #328792

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 03, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather, Tel Aviv, Israel: Bob Simon; DC: Lesley Stahl, Bill Plante, David Martin) Hostage crisis and Joseph Cicippio's reprieve from execution discussed; Iranian President Hashemi Rafsanjani mentioned. Possible deal between Israel and United States detailed. President Bush's terrorism policy affirmed. State Department reported analyzing videotape depicting death of Colonel William Higgins.

Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob;
Stahl, Lesley;
Plante, Bill;
Martin, David

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