ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 06, 1980
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(Studio) Senator Sam Nunn's criticism of leaking of report that criticizes failed rescue mission in Iran quoted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Specific criticism of mission, commander James Vaught and Pentagon responses outlined on screen; report said intended for Senator John Tower, chairperson Armed Services Committee, only. Apparent attempt to embarrass Jimmy Carter by leak considered.
REPORTER: John McWethy
(Studio) Ramsey Clark's presence in Iran this past week for conference on crimes of America recalled; Tehran radio's condemnation of Clark today quoted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
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