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Pueblo Affair / Williams Testimony #202490

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 07, 1969
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(Studio) Pentagon representative challenges Commander Lloyd Bucher's testimony at Pueblo hearings.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Coronado, California) Communications security expert, Captain John Williams, says destruction of secret documents should have taken 1 hour Bucher and officers said they would have needed 5-12 hrs.; had 2 hrs. before North Koreans boarded. Williams says choice between protecting lives and destroying documents matter of judgment. Vice-Admiral Harold Bowen says destruction method not far from Stone Age. Crew praises Bucher in testimony of ship's capture.
REPORTER: Bill Plante (Narrates) Artist: Arnold Mesches

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill
Duration:
00:01:30

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