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Special Assignment (Star Wars) (Part II) #108246

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 26, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Bob Zelnick) Technological vulnerabilities of President Reagan's SDI/Star Wars defense system examined; details given, scenes shown. [Los Alamos Lab. spokesperson Charlie BRAU - comments.] [Dr. William SHULER - acknowledges program's vulnerability to USSR counterdef.] [Dr. Robert JASTROW - cites proposed alternative.] [Dr. Sidney DRELL - questions political implications of proposal.] [Dr. John BROWN - comments.] [Dr. Roald SAGDEEV - cites USSR position.] [JASTROW - responds.] [SHULER - responds.] [Former energy secretary James SCHLESINGER - opposes premature deployment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Correction to last night's report on SDI/Star Wars report outlined.

Jennings, Peter;
Zelnick, Bob

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