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US-Mexico Relations / Cortez Incident #104421

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 21, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(Miami, Florida: Mark Potter) Mexican cong., reacting to United States criticism of state police abduction and torture of Drug Enforcement Admin. agent Victor Cortez, said reviewing decision to work with United States against drug traffickers; details given, scenes shown. [Congress Ricardo PASCOE - opposes foreign police agents operating freely in Mexico.] [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN - notes long-standing US-Mexican agreement on cooperation against drug trafficking.] DEA's review of its situation in Mexico outlined on screen.

Jarriel, Tom;
Potter, Mark

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