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Cuba / Castro #127818

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 09, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Havana: David Ensor) ABC News report from inside Cuba featured; details given of economic problems. [MAN - (thru translator) comments on bread shortage.] Cuban government's reaction to criticism of its Communism by other formerly Communist-dominated countries noted. [Fidel CASTRO - (thru translator) says nations in Eastern Europe have betrayed us.] [Deputy foreign minister Jose Raul VIERA LINARES - comments.] [CASTRO - (thru translator) says if we are left alone, we must be prepared to resist.] Various scenes shown from Havana, Cuba. [CUBAN - (thru translator) says we will go on as we are.] [In market, WOMAN - criticizes system.] [Cuban journalist Pablo Armando FERNANDEZ - says Cuba will survive.] Growing isolation of Communist Cuba noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Castro said struggling on while international Communism is on the defensive.

Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter

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