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MIAs #286085

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 27, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) National League of Families' efforts to investigate MIAs in Laos examined; films, photos shown. [League spokesperson Ann GRIFFITH - claims Laotian Colonel accepts possibility of POWs existing in remote regions.] Defense Intelligence Agency's continual efforts to determine credibility of POW rumors described. [Agency spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel John KENNEDY - notes continuing reports of living POWs.] Recent efforts to analyze photograph of alleged Caucasian prisoners of war described, shown. CIA wife, Gene FALLON - cites ongoing evidence from S.E. Asian refugees.]
REPORTER: Jim McManus

Reporter(s):
McManus, Jim;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:50

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