NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 13, 1980
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(Studio) Cuba reported releasing United States prisoners currently held there; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) [Cuban Ints. Section spokesperson Ramon SANCHEZ-PARODI - announces government's decision.] White House said not informed in advance; Representative Benjamin Gilman and Sunny Seitler said leading effort for prisoners' release. Mrs. Seitler's son recalled jailed for violation of Cuban waters. [SEITlER - comments.] Those prisoners jailed for hijacking noted facing possible prosecution if they return to US; details given.
REPORTER: Gene Pell
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