Sea of lies

Number 9131
Subject Military
Source Newsweek Magazine (New York, NY)
State NY
Year 1992
Publication Date July 13
Summary Newsweek unveils the coverup and disinformation campaign conducted by the Reagan-Bush administration regarding the July 1988 accidental shooting down of the Iranian airbus in the Persian Gulf by the U.S.S. Vincennes. The investigation finds that the U.S. explanation was a lie and that the navy was involved in a secret naval war with Iran at the time.
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Pages 13
Keywords Military Pentagon International Court of Justice Nightline
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