ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 18, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Sam Donaldson) Implications of Secretary of State George Shultz's contd. public attacks on arms-for-hostages policy of administration examined; scenes shown. [SHULTZ - believes such policy encourages terrorism.] "Washington Post" quote of Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger's response to 1985 proposal to trade arms with Iran for hostages' release noted. Shultz, in "USA Today" last August, quoted on screen with regard to President Reagan's grain sales to USSR . [Courtesy "Today", Jimmy CARTER, Gerald FORD -cite hypocrisy of Iranian arms deal, position Shultz was thus placed in; condemn whomever was responsible.]
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