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The New Frontier / The Border / Laredo, Texas (Part II) #197743

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 04, 2001
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(Laredo, Texas: Peter Jennings) A series with "Time" magazine on the US- Mexico relationship introduced; scenes shown from Laredo, Texas, on the Rio Grand River, which divides two nations and two cultures and from Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. [Laredo Mayor Elizabeth FLORES - says the border is actually where the United States blends into Mexico.] United States trade with Mexico detailed. [US factory owner Jim JACKSON, Nuevo Laredo University professor Homero MILLINGS - talk about the joint economy.] The war on drugs along the border noted. [US Customs Gurdit DHILLON - comments on the "seamless" border.]

NOTE: Intermittent local weather bulletins on screen after 5:35:40.

Jennings, Peter

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