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Senate / Drug Agency Hearing #16547

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 07, 1971
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(Studio) Senate subcommittee hears administration's appeal for creation of single drug agency.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [Senator Edmund MUSKIE - thinks American people have right to know if S.E. Asian cntrys. supported by US, involved in drug traffic.] [Attorney General John MITCHELL - says government officials in some S.E. Asian cntrys. involved in drug traffic. United States taking steps to halt their participation.] [MUSKIE - asks if steps will completely eliminate activities.] [MITCHELL - says United States will use all means available to end activities.] Representative Robert H. Steele charges South Vietnam General Ngo Dzu involved in heroin traffic.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Smith, Howard K.

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