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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 03, 1978
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(Studio) Vice President Mondale's meeting in Manila with Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Manila, Philippines) Mondale-Marcos discussions of human rights and of future of 2 United States military bases north of Manila noted. [MONDALE - says United States has no plans with regard to method by which Filipinos conduct internal affairs. Thinks he conveyed fact that American concern for human rights is out of respect and concern for Philippine people.] Mondale's later visit with Philippine government critic, Cardinal Jaime L. Sin, reported Large Catholic population here noted. [MARCOS - says there are no political prisoners in Philippines.] Details given with regard to issue of Clark Air Force Base and Subic Bay naval base.
REPORTER: Peter Collins

Collins, Peter;
Cronkite, Walter

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