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Iran/Contra Hearings #109285

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 21, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Brit Hume) Testimony in today's Iran/Contra hearings of private contributors Joseph Coors, Ellen Garwood and William O'Boyle on their dealings with Colonel Oliver North, Carl Spitz Channell and others featured; details given, scenes shown. Specific gifts each gave Contras listed, shown. [COORS - recalls North showing him picture of "his plane"; describes William Casey directing him to North as aid conduit.] North said providing Coors with Richard Secord's private bank account number in Switzerland in which to deposit his donation. Photos shown. [GARWOOD - describes meeting with President Reagan arranged by Channell.] [Representative Bill McCOLLUM - questions Reagan's personal involvement.] [GARWOOD - responds.] O'Boyle's recollection of North's briefing on secret plan for Contras to occupy portion of Nicaragua with aid of United States naval blockade outlined. [Senator Warren RUDMAN - questions John Singlaub on his plan with Casey.] [SINGLAUB - responds.]

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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