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Iran Crisis / Rescue Attempt Report #512157

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 24, 1980
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(Studio) Government report on failed rescue attempt in Iran noted.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley

(DC) President Carter's aide, Jack Watson, appearing on "Face the Nation", said conceding mission was poorly planned. [Courtesy CBS, WATSON - comments on Admiral James L. Holloway, III statement.] [Senator Henry JACKSON - comments on rescue plan.] Report said acknowledging need to address secrecy issue; President Carter's expected reaction mentioned.
REPORTER: Emery King

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Jane Pauley

(Corryton, Tennessee) Death of United States Air Force Captain Charles Thomas McMillan in rescue attempt recalled; photograph shown. [Charles McMILLAN, Senior - discusses rescue attempt, government report] McMillan's assessment of son mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Jimenez

Jimenez, Bob;
King, Emery;
Pauley, Jane

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