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CIA War #520803

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 17, 1982
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(Studio) Arrival in United States of Americans recently released in prisoner exchange between Angola and South Africa reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(NYC) Former mercenary and prisoner Gary Acker featured; his participation in secret CIA war in Angola examined. [Mother, Joyce ACKER - notes son's behavior influenced by David Bufkin, who claimed to be CIA link.] CIA's involvement in Angolan civil war, in support of Holden Roberto, noted. [Former CIA task force director John STOCKWELL - recalls sending Acker into Angola after CIA pulled out.] CIA's response to allegations noted. [STOCKWELL - describes CIA's culpability for Acker's presence in Angola.]
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Brokaw, Tom;
Utley, Garrick

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