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Waco, Texas / Branch Davidians / Fire Investigation #630994

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 29, 1999
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Palmer) Call for a Congressional investigation in what actually happened at the FBI siege of the Branch Davidians compound in Waco, Texas, in 1993 featured; scenes shown of the fire on April 19, 1993; details given of the FBI admission that incendiary canisters were used. [On Thursday, Attorney General Janet RENO - says she has ordered a full review of the facts.] [Representative Dick ARMEY - wants a Congressional review.] [Representative Dan BURTON - promises subpoenas.] [Senator Orrin HATCH - wonders if there was a coverup.] [Former FBI supervisor Byron SAGE - says it was not a coverup or grand conspiracy.] Questions about the presence of the Army's elite Delta Force at Waco noted. [Branch Davidian family attorney Michael CADELL - says it was illegal for the military to be involved.]

Palmer, John;
Seigenthaler, John

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