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Campaign `80 / Iran Hostage Crisis #507485

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 21, 1980
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(Studio) Use of Iran hostage crisis by both Ronald Reagan and President Carter in current campaign announced.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Herrin, Illinois) Reagan's remarks last night, attacking Carter administration, recalled. [Today, REAGAN - campaigns.] Aides' justification of remarks outlined. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Reagan campaign's strategy on hostages noted.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Orlando, Florida) Carter's response to Reagan's allegations examined; films shown. [CARTER - comments.] Neither White House nor State Department said asking Reagan for his plan for release of hostages.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Studio) Apparent results of meeting between Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai and Ayatollah Khomeini with regard to hostages reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Palmer, John;
Wallace, Chris

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