Iran-Contra Tower Commission Report Three commission members briefed reporters on the release of the Tower Commission report on the Iran-Contra Affair, officially titled the “Report of the… read more

Iran-Contra Tower Commission Report Three commission members briefed reporters on the release of the Tower Commission report on the Iran-Contra Affair, officially titled the “Report of the President’s Special Review Board.” Members summarized the report and took questions after a brief introduction by President Reagan. Iran-Contra was a covert operation by members of President Reagan’s National Security team. It involved sales of military weapons to Iran in violation of an arms embargo and the use of proceeds from the arms sales to fund anti-government rebels or “contras” in Nicaragua. close

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Program ID:
171684-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 2017 | 9:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 04, 2017 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 25, 2017 | 9:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 26, 2017 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 27, 2017 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 04, 2017 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3

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