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Trump / Japan Visit / USS John McCain #1137837

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 30, 2019
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Mary Bruce) The uproar over the White House request that the USS John S McCain be hidden during President Trump's visit to Japan examined; scenes shown of the sip with the name covered; details given from the "Wall Street Journal" story & the long history of Trump's attack on McCain. [TRUMP - denies it; states they know I am not a fan of John McCain.] [July 2015, TRUMP - says McCain was a war hero because he was captured.] [On "The View," daughter Meghan McCAIN - responds.] A statement from the mother of a sailor who died on the ship, Karen Bushell@, quoted. The response about the incident form acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan discussed

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Bruce, Mary
Duration:
00:02:20

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