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Nightline #656937

ABC Special for Wednesday, Oct 26, 1983

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  • ABC "Nightline" re: US invasion of Grenada, evacuated US citizens from Grenada, civilian deaths, war and media coverage, Barbados reaction to invasion, George Bush visit to Beirut, reported by Ted Koppel, Jack Smith, Jeff Greenfield, Sam Donaldson, Jed Duvall.
  • Live discussion with Roxanna Mehran, Phillip Underwood, Jeff Geller, Ian Jacobs, Henry Catto, Howard Simons, Jody Powell.
  • Taped statements by Peter Braesstrup, William Westmoreland, Caspar Weinberger, John Vessey, John Laurence, Harold Hoyt, and unidentified others.
  • Reporter(s):
    Smith, Jack;
    Greenfield, Jeff;
    Donaldson, Sam;
    Duvall, Jed

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