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Persian Gulf / United States Policy #317281

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 26, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Deborah Potter) Possible political implications for President Reagan of his approval today for imminent danger pay for United States military personnel in Persian Gulf discussed; scenes shown. [Deputy assistant defense secretary David ARMOR - explains basis of Pentagon's decision.] Congress's renewed call for President to invoke War Powers Act noted. [Representative Mel LEVINE - comments.] [Senator Brock ADAMS - dismisses administration's rhetoric as play on words.] Est. monthly cost mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Potter, Deborah;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:30

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