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Terrorism / Reagan Policy #89479

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 17, 1984
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(Studio) White House reported remaining noncommittal on disclosure of President Reagan's new anti-terrorism directive.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Disagreement within administration on interpretation and implementation of President's new directive examined; differing approaches of Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger and Secretary of State George Shultz explained. Details outlined on screen; United States military said building secret force to deal with variety of terrorist situations since unsuccessful effort to rescue United States hostages in Iran. Films of that venture shown.
REPORTER: John McWethy

(Studio) "Nightline" and upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:02:10

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