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US-Cuba Relations / Elian's Custody Case / Grandmothers' Visit #188974

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 26, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Miami: Ron Claiborne) The private meeting of six-year-old Cuban refugee Elian Gonzalez with his grandmothers featured; scenes shown from the Miami residence of Sister Jeanne O'Laughlin; details given of the complexities of the family and the politics of the whole situation. [PROTESTER - comments.] Letter from the Cuban branch of the family to the grandmothers about the need to avoid the Miami family quoted. [University of Miami Center for Family Studies Jose SZAPOCZNIK - comments on the family.]

Claiborne, Ron;
Jennings, Peter

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