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Senate CIA Study / Chile / Nixon #38453

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 28, 1975
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(Studio) Ex-President Richard Nixon questioned with regard to CIA and Chile.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Senator John Tower questioned Nixon by telephone Saturday Tower to report to Senator CIA committee Tuesday Nixon said to have asked for anything to block election of Marxist President Salvadore Allende killed in coup in 1973. Chief of Chile army, General Rene Schneider, killed resisting kidnap try in 1970. Republicans on Sen committee say Democrats focusing on Chile to get away from Kennedy administration and Castro attack. Republicans may issue minority report
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry;
Schoumacher, David
Duration:
00:01:40

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