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Cuba-US Relations / Refugees #156196

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 06, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) The failure of talks between Cuba and the US to come up with a solution to the immigration problem featured; scenes shown from the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base and from Panama, where new refugee camps will be opened. [Pentagon spokesman Dennis BOXX, State Department spokesman Michael McCURRY, United States delegation spokesman David JOHNSON - comment on the refugee problem.] The positions of the US and Cuba at the talks contrasted; scenes shown of rafters taking to the sea.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Havana: Mark Potter) The view from inside Cuba presented; scenes shown from Havana, Cuba. [Two CUBANS - (thru translator) explain why they want to leave.] [Castro supporter Felix PEREZ, WOMAN - (thru translator) deride the rafters and say they will stay.]

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John;
Potter, Mark

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