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Cuba-US Relations / Refugees and Restrictions #155474

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 20, 1994
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(White House: Michele Norris) Tough actions from President Clinton against Cuba's leader Fidel Castro examined; scenes shown of refugees setting out from Cuba while the president's restrictions on sending cash to Cuba are detailed. Clinton's other moves designed to prevent another Mariel boatlift reviewed. [Governor Lawton CHILES - says Florida cannot stand another Mariel.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Miami: Mike von Fremd) The reaction in Miami's Cuban-American community to the changes in the United States immigration policy for Cuba featured; scenes shown of refugees at sea and locked up in Florida. [Two CUBAN-AMERICANS - worry about their relatives.] [Radio Mambi Tomas REGALADO - thinks Castro should be treated like Haiti's Raoul Cedras.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Further coverage of the Cuban refugee crisis on "This Week with David Brinkley" noted.

Brown, Aaron;
Norris, Michele;
von Fremd, Mike

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