Search the Archive

Iran-Iraq War #62619

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 12, 1980
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(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.
REPORTER: Mike Lee

(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

Reporter(s):
Anderson, Richard;
Donaldson, Sam;
Lee, Mike
Duration:
00:03:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.