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US-Mexico Relations / Camarena #302854

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 08, 1985
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(Studio) Body of Drug Enforcement Admin. agent Enrique Camarena Salazar reported returned to United States from Mexico today; his kidnapping and murder recalled. Films shown. Strain in US-Mexico relations over latter's approach to drug war there noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Camp Beauregard, LA) Intensification of drug war along US-Mexico border noted illustrated by United States Customs' new approach and yesterday's murder of several Mexican nationals in Texas near border; United States Border Patrol's secret training of new elite unit, border patrol tactical team (BORTACT) examined. [Patrol spokesperson Roger BRANDEMUEHL - explains focus of corps training.] [League of Latin American Citizens spokesperson Juan GARCIA - feels such militarism is overreaction.]
REPORTER: Carlos Aguilar

Aguilar, Carlos;
Rather, Dan

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