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Philippines / Coup Aftermath #111636

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 05, 1987
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(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) Report introduced.

(Manila, Philippines: Mark Litke) Taped message of Colonel Gregorio Honasan, leader of latest unsuccessful coup attempt here, featured; details given, scenes shown. [Voice of HONASAN - claims continued commitment to rebellion; denies plans to assassinate President Corazon Aquino; remarks transcribed on screen.] [President spokesperson Teodoro BENIGNO - accuses Honasan of quest for power.] Honasan's brother recalled recently arrested for illegal possession of firearms, followed by last night's discovery of arms cache in building owned by opposition leader Juan Ponce Enrile. Honasan said Enrile's former aide.

Litke, Mark;
Sullivan, Kathleen

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