NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 05, 1980
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(Studio) Iran's response to Iraq's call for ceasefire and Iraq's counter-response reported; situation in Baghdad, Iraq, and Khorramshahr, Iran, mentioned.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley
(Iraqi-occupied Iran) Fighting at Khorramshahr examined; films shown. City's Arabic name mentioned; meeting between Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and Jordan's King Hussein discussed; Iran's apparent successful capture of small town, named in report, examined.
REPORTER: John Cochran
(Studio) Possibility that Libyan leader Muammar el Kadhafi is supplying Iran via Turkey and Pakistan reported; charge noted made in Egyptian magazine edited by associate of President Anwar Sadat.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley
(Cairo, Egypt) Sadat's attitude towards incrd. United States involvement in Mideast, include another rescue attempt of United States hostages in Iran and intervention in any Persian Gulf state crisis discussed; Sadat's position noted hardening with current Iran-Iraq crisis. Details given. [SADAT - comments.] Joint Chiefs of staff member General David C. Jones mentioned, shown. (poor audio.) Sadat's perception of Ayatollah Khomeini's regime and Mideast conflicts in general discussed.
REPORTER: Peter Kent
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