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Army / Sex Abuse Scandal / Alexander Interview #163936

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 07, 1996
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) Sex scandal at the Army's Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, involving sexual advances against female recruits featured; details given of the charges against two drill instructors and a company commander. [Army school commandant Major General Robert SHADLEY, Aberdeen sergeant Sherman WINTERS, Army Chief of Staff Dennis REIMER - respond to the allegations.] The issue of sexual harassment in the Army noted.

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Interview held with former Secretary of the Army Clifford Alexander. [ALEXANDER - calls these incidents heinous behavior and the violators must be penalized for their criminal behavior.]

McWethy, John;
Sawyer, Forrest

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