ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 14, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Criticism of Exxon's role in cleanup of Alaska oil spill by both state and federal govts. noted. Report introduced.
(Valdez, AK: Mike von Fremd) Current extent of oil spill reported; map shown of area off coast of Valdez, AK. [Coast Guard commander Admiral Paul YOST - calls situation a war.] [AK department of environmental conservation spokesperson Dennis KELSO - comments on cleanup.] Cleanup efforts on beach shown. [WORKER - comments.] [YOST - criticizes "wiping rocks."] Yost's assessment of Exxon's cleanup efforts detailed.
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