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Iran-Iraq War #62619

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 12, 1980
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(Studio) Iraqi forces reported within a few miles of Abadan oil refinery.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Basra, Iraq) Official Iraqi film of troop mvts. shown. Official Iraqi statements with regard to war cited and questioned.

(Studio) Iranian officials include President Abolhassan Bani-Sadr reported to have indicated they might agree to temporary cease-fire, for ships trapped by fighting to leave Persian Gulf. Proposal said made by United Nations Secretary General Kurt Waldheim. Bani-Sadr's statement that Iranian parliament would make a decision with regard to hostages soon cited.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Brooklyn, New York) Rally to remember hostages shown. [Hostage wife Barbara ROSEN - comments.] [Rally organizer Bud LITTLETON - addresses crowd.]
REPORTER: Richard Anderson

Anderson, Richard;
Donaldson, Sam;
Lee, Mike

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