NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 12, 1980
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(Studio) Ayatollah Khomeini's statement with regard to United States hostages, issued today, quoted on screen. Significance of message considered.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) President Carter's response to Khomeini's latest conditions for release of United States hostages noted. [CARTER - comments.] State Department response quoted in part on screen; conditions expressed by Khomeini and problems faced by United States in meeting demands outlined on screen. Secretary of State Edmund Muskie's letter to prime minister Mohammad Ali Rajai mentioned.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney
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