NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 07, 1981
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(Studio) Threatened takeover of French embassy in Tehran unless former president Abolhassan Bani-Sadr is returned from France reported; concern over fate of French citizens in Iran noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Paris, France) Efforts of foreign minister Claude Cheysson to ease concern for French citizens in Iran outlined; films shown. Situation faced by France compared to that following United States decision to allow Shah to enter country for med. reasons; case of Mrs. Jean Jacques Gireaux cited as example.
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann
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