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Haiti / Refugees #132287

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 20, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Defense by President Bush of his policy on refugees from Haiti outlined.

(Miami: Mark Potter) The problem of the Haitian refugees examined; scenes shown from Coast Guard video of refugees picked up at sea. [State Department spokeswoman Margaret TUTWILER - lays out government policy.] United States noted sending "economic" refugees back to Haiti, which has undergone a violent coup and an economic boycott. [MAN - asks that Haitians be given safe haven.] [Immigration commissioner Gene McNARY, Representative Charles RANGEL - offer differing opinions on the refugees.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Mark
Duration:
00:02:10

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