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Iraq / U.N. Scandal / Oil for Food Program #753399

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 20, 2004
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(Washington: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Brian Ross) Allegations of corruption among senior U.N. officials administering the oil for food program in President Saddam Hussein's Iraq examined; details given about the role of U.N. undersecretary general Bevon Sevan† in a payoff scheme & of the document evidence. [Iraqi Governing Council adviser Claude HANKS-DRIELSMA†- comments on the scam with a rogue dictator.] [May 15, 2003, SEVAN - reacts.] [U.N. Secretary General Kofi ANNAN††- promises an investigation.]

Jennings, Peter;
Ross, Brian

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