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Iran Crisis / Queen Release #511409

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 11, 1980
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(Studio) Release of United States hostage in Iran Richard Queen reported; his parents said en route to Zurich for reunion with son. President Carter's conversation with Queen mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Zurich, Switzerland) Queen's arrival here and his physical condition discussed; films shown. Ayatollah Khomeini recalled ordering his release after 4 days in Tehran hospital; details given.
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann

(London, England) [Harold and Jeanne QUEEN - comment on son's release.] Queen's trip to Zurich, accompanied by State Department officials, detailed; films shown.
REPORTER: Stephen Frazier

Bittermann, Jim;
Chancellor, John;
Frazier, Stephen

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