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Haiti / The Economy #155603

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 27, 1994
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(Studio: Renee Poussaint) The issue of a possible United States invasion noted.

(Port-au-Prince: Linda Pattillo) The economy of Haiti, in near collapse from months of the economic sanctions, examined; scenes shown of abandoned, starving children. [General Hospital director Georges DUBICHE, two HAITIANS -(thru translator) comment on the conditions.]


(Studio: Renee Poussaint) The official results from the Mexican elections won by Ernesto Zedillo noted.

(Nogales, Arizona: Ron Claiborne) The issue of illegal immigration from Mexico, especially by those pursuing criminals activities, featured; scenes shown from cities where enforcement is strict or lax. [US Border Patrol Steve MacDONALD - cites the problems in preventing border crossings.] The problem of rising crime in the border town of Nogales, Arizona, detailed. [Nogales police chief Jose Luis ALDAY, border resident Ed HALLER, former city administrator Fernando CASTRO - comment.]

Claiborne, Ron;
Pattillo, Linda;
Poussaint, Renee

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