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USS Stark Investigation #315887

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 27, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Baghdad, Iraq: Doug Tunnell) Status of United States military team's investigation here of Iraq's attack on USS Stark described; details given, scenes shown. [Rear Admiral David ROGERS - acknowledges frustration.] Pentagon team said apparently unable to meet with Iraqi pilot; effect of Iraqi military mentality on inquiry explained.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Testimony at Iran/Contra hearings of Colonel Robert Dutton (ret.) and former CIA agent Felix Rodriguez on their roles in operation outlined; Dutton said claiming Colonel Oliver North told him President was aware of scheme.

Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug

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