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(Studio) Use of chemical warfare in World War I recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Reagan administration said rethinking use of chemical warfare; details examined. Latest weapons examined. [Defense Secretary Caspar WEINBERGER - calls for updating United States chemical weapons.] Incrd. research and development funds for chemical warfare noted. [Institute for Strategic Studies spokesperson Major Robert ELLIOT - thinks European lobby against such weapons is strong.] Capitol Hill opposition to chemical weapons cited. [Senator Gary HART - explains his position.] Pol. dilemma faced by both United States and USSR considered.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
- Rather, Dan;
- Schieffer, Bob
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