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Cancun Summit #273941

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 20, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Cancun, Mexico) This week's North-S. summit here examined; films shown. Summit's primary issue contrasted with its trappings.
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer

(Studio) Opening game of World Series said broadcast in Cancun tonight rather than news of summit. Uniden. diplomat quoted with regard to summit providing President Reagan with education
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) [Treasury Secretary Don. REGAN - considers private sector growth crucial to Third World development] [Secretary of State Alexander HAIG - doesn't think summit will be confrontational.] Summit's benefit to Reagan explained.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Rel. between Mexico President Jose Lopez Portillo and Cuba's Fidel Castro examined; various foreign policy issues involved noted. [Mexican journalist Carlos FUENTES - thinks options must remain open for Mexico.] Castro's absence from Cancun summit explained. [Richard ALLEN - comments on Cancun summit.] Reagan's position on United States foreign aid to Third World recalled; his alleged reason for attending Cancun summit cited. [FUENTES - comments.] Conditions of United States participation in summit outlined on screen, discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Reporter(s):
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Sawyer, Diane
Duration:
00:07:10

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