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Iran/Contra Hearings / North #316304

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 24, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Phil Jones) Iran/Contra hearing cmtes. reported reaching agreement with Colonel Oliver North on his private and public testimony; details given, scenes shown. [Senator Dan. INOUYE, Representative Lee HAMILTON - announce agreement; deny concessions were made.] [Representative Jack BROOKS - criticizes precedent set by arrangement.] North said now scheduled to testify before John Poindexter. [Senator Orrin HATCH - considers possible strategy behind schedule.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Testimony of former CIA agent Stanley Sporkin at hearings said focusing on Iranian arms sales as solely arms-for-hostages operation, contradicting President Reagan's initial claim; details given.

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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