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MX Missile System #68755

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 05, 1981
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(Studio) Joint Chiefs of Staff chairperson General David Jones reported disagreeing with President Reagan on MX missile system decision; details given. Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger noted siding with President
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Continue concern of Senate Foreign Relations Committee members Henry Jackson and John Tower over Reagan's decision on MX cited. [JONES - expresses his concern over administration course.] [Senator John WARNER - wonders about minimal priority.] [JONES - considers MX least important of Triad weapons package] [WEINBERGER - responds to criticism.] Possibility that B-1 will be obsolete by time it is built noted.
REPORTER: Brit Hume

Reporter(s):
Hume, Brit;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:02:20

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