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Marcos Interview #102275

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 04, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Honolulu, Hawaii: Ted Koppel) Deposed Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos' perception of his current problems described. [MARCOS - claims US Marines aided attack on his palace; defs. wife's shoe purchases; doesn't expect to be able to return to Philippines when his mother dies.] Marcos said discussing his possible exile with leaders of several African states.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: John McWethy) Reagan administration's version of Marcos' fall, contradicting his account of events, outlined on screen, discussed. Role of United States ambassador Stephen Bosworth in relaying messages to Marcos recalled.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) "Nightline" announced.

Jennings, Peter;
Koppel, Ted;
McWethy, John

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