ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 30, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Sheilah Kast) President Reagan's reaction to Bob Woodward's book on late CIA director William Casey noted. [REAGAN - denies approving agency's alleged assassination operations.] Woodward's allegation that Casey, with Saudis, planned 1985 car bombing aimed at Hizballah leader Sheik Fadlallah reviewed. [REAGAN - accuses Woodward of lying about Casey's alleged death-bed confession to him on his role in Iran/Contra scheme.] Reagan's phone conversation with Casey's widow Sophia Casey mentioned. [REAGAN - conts. criticism.] Intelligence sources said confirming book's contents match information already gathered.
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