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Iran Hostage Crisis / War With Iraq #507568

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 26, 1980
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(Studio) Iran's parliament reported resuming debate on United States hostages tomorrow; details given.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley

(DC) Parliamentary debate said possibly sidetracked by current war with Iraq; details given, films shown. Iraqi attack on Dizful, Iran, today discussed. United States officials, as well as Iranian, noted separating release of hostages from United States shipments of military parts and equipment. [Courtesy CBS, Vice President Walter MONDALE - comments.] [Courtesy ABC, United Nations Secretary General Kurt WALDHEIM - comments.] Response by senior United States officials to parliament's delay outlined.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Sec. at United States Air Force hospital in Wiesbaden, West Germany, reported tightened; details given.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley

(Hermitage, Pennsylvania) Hermitage's efforts to remember hostages noted. [Hillcrest Memorial Park owner Tom FLYNN - comments.] [GROUP - conducts memorial services.] Plans for future services once hostages are released mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Franken

(San Diego, California) San Diego, California, suburban community, home of hostage Richard Morefield, examined; response of hostage's wife Dorothy to current news noted. [Dorothy MOREFIELD - responds to news broadcasts.] [Morefield's MOTHER - comments.]
REPORTER: Meredith Lewis

Franken, Bob;
Kalb, Marvin;
Lewis, Meredith;
Pauley, Jane

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