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Argentina / Political Violence #247996

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 16, 1976
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(Studio) Violence in Argentina noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Report on politically oriented violence in Argentina. Leftist guerrilla groups' actions, right wing death squads reprisals noted. On top of priority list for military government under Army General Jorge Videla, which took over in bloodless coup last March, was war against subversion; now government claims gains in this direction, citing actions against guerrilla groups Montoneros and Marxist People's Revolutionary Army. Govt. claims to have killed leader of latter group, Roberto Santucho. Actions by other groups in other areas of dissension noted; newest are those aimed at Jews, especially Argentine economy noted.
REPORTER: David Dow

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Dow, David
Duration:
00:03:30

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