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Iran / Hostage Crisis / War With Iraq #62970

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 10, 1980
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(Studio) Deputy Secretary of State Warren Christopher reported flying to Algeria to explain United States position with regard to Iran's demands for release of hostages in effort to get message across to Iran.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) United States desire to include Algeria explained; Algerian ambassador Redha Malek incl. in report United States delegation, in addition to Christopher, reported include Harold Saunders, Robert Owen and Robert Carswell; details of delegation's mission outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(No location given) Possibility that Iran has also sent delegation to Algeria discussed.
REPORTER: Pierre Salinger

(Studio) President Abolhassan Bani-Sadr's remarks with regard to implications of early settlement of hostage crisis with regard to Iran-Iraq war reported; latest batch of equipment Iraq claims to have captured in Khuzistan fighting shown. Possibility that Sadegh Ghotbzadeh has been released from prison noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) General Motors reported suing Iran for damages; details given. Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max;
Salinger, Pierre

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