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Iran/Contra Case / Fiers #582097

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 09, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: James Polk) Admission by former CIA official Alan Fiers that top CIA officials knew that money from the Iran arms sales was being used to resupply the Contras in Nicaragua featured. [After pleading guilty, FIERS - comments.] Fiers' testimony that White House aide Colonel Oliver North and Fiers' boss Clair George knew about the money diversion outlined. [Representative Lee HAMILTON - says this implicates the CIA in Iran/Contra.] Recent nomination of then number-two man Robert Gates to head the CIA mentioned. [Senator Bill BRADLEY - talks about Gates.] [Fiers' attorney Stanley ARKIN - says President Bush is not implicated.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Polk, James

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