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US-China Relations / Satellite Deal #381677

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 24, 1998
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(White House: Sharyl Attkisson) The issue of the transfer of United States satellite technology to China by Loral, a company connected to Democratic campaign contributions, examined. [Senator Thad COCHRAN - criticizes President Clinton's administration.] [Loral Space and Communications CEO Bernard SCHWARTZ - denies seeking favors.] [National Security Adviser Samuel BERGER - backs the satellite launch.] The probe by Congress of the Chinese military official who funnelled money to the Democratic campaign via Johnny Chung noted.

Attkisson, Sharyl;
Mitchell, Russ

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