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Marcos / United States Charges #112498

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 21, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Dennis Troute) Indictment of Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos on chgs. of fraud and racketeering reported; details given. [US attorney Rudolph GIULIANI, FBI spokesperson James FOX - outline chgs. against Marcoses.] Racketeering chgs. against them while still in Philippines and their real estate fraud in US outlined on screen. Sale of New York City property to Saudi busman. Adnan Khashoggi detailed. [Marcos attorney Richard HIBEY - calls offered deal "a drop-dead deal."] Filipino government reported watching developments in hopes of getting some money back.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Response of President Reagan to issue noted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Troute, Dennis
Duration:
00:02:40

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