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Cuba / Emigration To US #135060

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 06, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Miami: Mark Potter) Increasing immigration of Cubans to United States due to the country's economic problems featured; April 18 Coast Guard video of rescue of Cuban refugees shown. [Refugees Pablo OLIVERA, Justo TORRES - (thru translator) describe rescue and conditions in Cuba.] Fate of refugees who leave Cuba in rafts assessed. [Oceanographer Stephen BAIG - says most Cuban refugees will disappear in the waters.]

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

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