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Stealth Leaks #272823

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 16, 1980
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(Studio) Ronald Reagan's military adviser Admiral Elmo Zumwalt (ret.) reported stating that Stealth airplane information leak came from White House
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Zumwalt's testimony to House hearing noted implicating President Carter, Defense Secretary Harold Brown; details given. [ZUMWALT - testifies.] His allegations outlined. [ZUMWALT - comments.] Zumwalt noted not presenting evidence or naming sources; committee mbrs.' responses reported Pentagon spokesperson Thomas Ross' denial of planned leak or alleged role of national security cncl. aide David Aaron outlined. [ROSS - testifies; mentions Brown.] White House response to situation and subcommittee chairperson Sam Stratton's letter to President Carter noted.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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