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ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 20, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Mary Bruce) ABC News reporting on the deadly ambush in Niger where four US soldiers lost heir lives to militants featured; photos shown; details given about key questions on intelligence, why Sgt. La David Johnson's body was left behind, the Pentagon investigation, Trump's phone call with Johnson's widow. TRUMP - does not answer questions about Niger.] [With Chris Plante†, voice of TRUMP - says ISIS is giving up & walking off.] [With Secretary of Defense Gen. James Mattis, Senator John McCAIN says we are clearing things up.] [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - says we will talk about the investigation at an appropriate time.] [Today, on "Mornings with Maria," TRUMP - says White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly was offended someone {Representative Frederica Wilson} was listening to the call.] Kelly's lashing out against Wilson for her 2015 FBI speech & the clarifications discussed.

Muir, David;
Bruce, Mary

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