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Iran Crisis / Queen #511599

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 21, 1980
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(Studio) Richard Queen's press conference today noted; his release by Iranian captors recently recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) State Department's reception for Queen reported; films shown. [Secretary of State Edmund MUSKIE - welcomes him.] Queen's description of captivity outlined. [QUEEN - comments on captors.] State Department spokesperson John Trattner said denying that government had coached Queen on what to say; Queen, suffering from multiple sclerosis, said undergoing further tests, meeting with families of some hostages and eventually vacationing at parent's Maine home.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Continued executions of Iranians for various political and criminal acts reported; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Kalb, Marvin

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