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CNN Evening News for
Thursday, Oct 02, 1997

Headline: Cuba / Van Der Veer Trial

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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Havana: Lucia Newman) The Cuban government's plan to try American Walter Van der Veer, an anti-Communist member of the Miami-Based Cuban National liberation Front, who has been charged with the possession of army equipment, featured. [Cuban foreign ministry spokesman Alejandro GONZALEZ - (thru translator) says he promoted armed insurrection.] [Van der Veer's attorney Ellis RUBIN; wife Nancy VAN der VEER (thru translator) - oppose the death penalty.]

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Program Time:05:07:10 pm - 05:09:40 pm. Duration: 02:30
Reporters:Newman, Lucia; Shaw, Bernard
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:411761