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Rushdie #330963

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 24, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(London: Bruce Morton) Statement from author Salman Rushdie that he repudiates any part of his book "The Satanic Verses" that offends Moslems examined; scenes shown of worldwide demonstrations against publication of his book. [RUSHDIE - says he is sorry.] Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini recalled putting death sentence on Rushdie's head. [British Muslim leader Hesham al-ESSAWY - says Rushdie was unjustly condemned.] [British Muslim leader Sher AZAM - calls for total withdrawal of his offensive material.]

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Morton, Bruce
Duration:
00:02:00

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