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Meese Investigation #558992

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 30, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Investigations into Attorney General Edwin Meese's role in case involving alleged bribes to Israeli representatives in Iraqi oil pipeline development reported Report introduced.

(DC: James Polk) Briefing of White House aides by special prosecutor investigating Meese reported; details given, scenes shown. Role of Meese's friend E. Robert Wallach in pipeline development case noted. [On July 9, 1987, MEESE - discusses Wallach.] Memo by Wallach to Meese about Iraqi pipeline described; "New York Times "story on memo noted. Alleged support of pipeline project by Israeli political Shimon Peres reported; denial of alleged bribe by Israeli sources reported [Representative Richard GEPHARDT - expresses concern about allegations against Meese.]

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Polk, James
Duration:
00:02:00

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