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Iran / Hostage Crisis #507501

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 22, 1980
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(Studio) Possible implications that Iran might release United States hostages soon outlined.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) State Department reaction to events discussed. State Department spokesperson John Trattner's response to Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai's alleged remarks noted. [TRATTNER - comments.] Possibility that Iran is looking for face-saving way out of situation considered.
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

(Studio) Indications from Pentagon that United States might resume military shipments to Iran once hostages are freed reported; current Iran-Iraq war mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Kalb, Bernard
Duration:
00:02:30

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