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Iran / Hostage Crisis #63354

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 04, 1980
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(Studio) Iranian terrorists' seizure of United States embassy and American hostages year ago today recalled; films shown. Celebration at embassy today noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(London, England) Tehran demonstration shown, discussed; President Carter mentioned. Terrorists' agreement to surrender captives to Iranian government recalled; plans of Prime Min. Mohammed Ali Rajai with regard to situation outlined. Rajai quoted on screen; general status of crisis outlined.

(DC) [State Department spokesperson John TRATTNER - states government's position at present.] Problems surrounding Iran's official conditions for hostages' release outlined. [President CARTER - comments.] Apparent implications of US position mentioned.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Dyk, Bob;
Jennings, Peter

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