Ted Koppel On Nightline Tonight!

By Brian 

Ted Koppel will make his first appearance on ‘Nightline’ tonight since his departure from ABC News in November,” ABCNews.com reports. In a press release, ABC said Koppel will be interviewed from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba by Terry Moran. They will “discuss the details of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s open hearings today on the issue of how detainees at the controversial detention center should be treated.”

Yesterday Koppel told the AP that Moran’s recent series of reports from Guantanamo Bay were “first-rate.”

Apparently that stirred some talk in the ABC newsroom, and EP James Goldston thought it would be a good idea to bring Koppel on. The former Nightliner is in Cuba for a Discovery Channel special…