CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 16, 1970
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(Studio) Dominican Republic elections calmer than campaigns.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) 5 years ago United States sent 20,000 troops to prevent Communist takeover; outlook for democracy still bleak; people poor; President Joaquin Balaguer pays voters to support him; maintains military machine; past political opponents killed; ex-pres. Juan Bosch repressed and boycotts election; other candidates weak.
REPORTER: Barry Lando
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