ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 16, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(White House: Jim Wooten) The decision by President Clinton to hedge on enforcing the provision of the Helms-Burton Act, which permits legal action against foreign companies doing business in Cuba, examined; details given of the responses from Cuban-Americans, promoters of the bill and European allies to this difficult political issue. [White House press secretary Michael McCURRY - announces the White House position.] [Representative Lincoln DIAZ-BALART - accuses Clinton of having a backbone of jello.] [Senator Jesse HELMS - criticizes Clinton.] [European Union spokesman Peter GUILFORD, deputy National Security Adviser Sandy BERGER - offer views on the president's approach to Title III.]
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