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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 20, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: James Polk) Pending indictments of Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos for alleged embezzlement of millions from Philippines discussed; details given, scenes shown. [President REAGAN - says he won't interfere with Justice Department's investigation.] Real estate that Marcos purchased with embezzled funds shown. Financier of Iran/Contra scandal, Adnan Khashoggi, noted Marcos' financial mediator. [REAGAN - comments on Marcos.] Court ruling that holds Marcos in contempt quoted on screen. State Department's plea bargain plan outlined.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Marcos' attys. quoted.

Brokaw, Tom;
Polk, James

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