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Philippines / Coup Attempt / Politics #120477

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 08, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Scenes shown from "people power" rally in Manila, Philippines, that was called for by President Corazon Aquino, who also suggested that political opponents, include her Vice President Salvador Laurel, were linked to coup attempts against her. Report introduced.

(Cavite, Philippines: Bill Redeker) Problems facing Aquino's government featured; scenes shown from fishing town of Cavite, Philippines. [WORKER - comments.] [Bus. executive Natividad NAZARENO - says the economy is not stable.] [Retired colonel Roberto HERRERA - criticizes Aquino.] [Catholic priest Father Isacant AVINANTE -says the situation is disappointing.] [Former Aquino campaign manager Mayor Tim INCARNACION - says people expect too much.]

Jennings, Peter;
Redeker, Bill

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