NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 29, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(DC: John Dancy) Senator passage of sanctions against trade with Iran after receive July figs. on amount of Iranian oil imported by United States examined; details given, scenes shown. [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairperson Admiral William CROWE, Junior - cites monthly cost of current United States operation in Persian Gulf.] [Senators Robert DOLE - intros. amendment to halt all Iranian imports into US.] Final vote noted. [Analyst Joseph STORY - cites ineffectuality of embargo of Iranian oil.] Symbolic effect considered.
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