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Chile #292035

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 07, 1983
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(Studio) Chilean military government's oppression of labor leaders recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chiloe Island, Chile) Regime's use of island as exile site for banished union leaders examined. [Sergio TRONCOSO, MAN - (thru translator) describe torture, beatings, imprisonment.] Dictator Augusto Pinochet Ugarte's reaction to opponents discussed. [Antonio CANSINO - (thru translator) describes torture.] Role of Catholic Church in helping exiles examined. [Church official Francisco VALIENTE - (thru translator) notes plight of those exiled.] [Manuel CADO - (thru translator) refuses to give up.]
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Goldberg, Bernard;
Rather, Dan

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