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Iran / Hostage Crisis #63036

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 13, 1980
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(Studio) State Department interpretation of silence from Iran on United States proposals re: their conditions for hostages' release noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Iranian embassy spokesperson in Algeria quoted with regard to allegedly pessimistic response to United States reply.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Paris, France) United States counterproposals under discussion in Tehran outlined on screen, examined; efforts by deputy Secretary of State Warren Christopher recalled. Iranian parliament's crisis committee , headed by Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai, reported adjourning today without making statement; recent remarks of Ayatollah Beheshti recalled.
REPORTER: Pierre Salinger

(Studio) Importance of Beheshti in solution of crisis noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank;
Salinger, Pierre

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