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Iran Crisis #509264

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 12, 1980
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(Studio) Film of some of the United States hostages undergoing medical examination noted shown on Greek TV; failure of United Nations commission to meet with captives recalled
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) Film shown, narrated; physician's assessment of their condition noted. [Hostages William GALLEGOS, Barry ROSEN - comment.]
REPORTER: Martin Fletcher

(Studio) Ayatollah Khomeini's efforts to get voters to polls noted; Ayatollah Mohammad Beheshti mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Tehran, Iran) Beheshti's remarks with regard to United Nations commission, hostage, return of Shah and his wealth outlined; films shown. [BEHESHTI - says the conditions for hostages' release remain the same.] President Abolhassan Bani-Sadr quoted in "Tehran Times"; headline shown. Imminent parliamentary elecs. discussed.
REPORTER: John Hart

(Studio) United Nations Secretary General noted meeting today with Secretary of State and United Nations commission, recently returned to New York City from Iran.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) Vance-Waldheim and Waldheim-commission mtgs. examined; films shown. [UN spokesperson Rudolf STAJDUHAR - says commission met 3 Americans held at foreign ministry in Tehran.] Implications of commission's possible return to Iran considered; Waldheim quoted.
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Fletcher, Martin;
Hart, John;
McLaughlin, Bill
Duration:
00:06:10

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