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Vietnam War / Kerrey Admission / Atrocity Charge #397871

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 27, 2001
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Claims from a Vietnamese official that the killing of civilians by a group of American SEALs led by former Senator Bob Kerrey was the worst act of brutality in his province during the war reported.

(Washington: Eric Engberg) The difficulty of finding out the truth about military combat missions examined; details given of claims of a pattern of lies and cover-ups. [KERREY - explains what military personnel in Vietnam faced.] [Vietnam veteran James HINCKS - says there were a lot of cover- ups.] [George Washington University Ronald SPECTOR - says there was a lot of "systematic lying."]

Engberg, Eric;
Rather, Dan

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