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Philippines / Elec. #308363

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 02, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Manila demonstration protesting United States and Ferdinand Marcos described, shown.

(San Manuel, Philippines: David Jackson) Corazon Aquino's claim that Marcos is rigging election with violence and money examined; scenes shown. One province cited as example; details given. [Aquino aides Dr. Hermes FRIAS, Fernando MIRANDA - describe their fear of Marcos.] Governor's control of elecs. in the past described. [Governor Frederico PERALTA - says he'll give Aquino 5 votes.]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) United States delegation monitoring Philippines election said leaving Tuesday.

(DC: Jacqueline Adams) Criticism of United States delegation's ability to monitor fairness of elecs. examined. [Elec. observer Allen WEINSTEIN - defs. monitoring process.] Senator Richard Lugar quoted. President Reagan's promise of incrd. military and economic aid if election is fair discussed. [Carnegie Endowment-International Peace spokesperson Richard KESSLER - thinks Marcos will insure his elec. by fraudulent means if necessary.]

Adams, Jacqueline;
Jackson, David;
Schieffer, Bob

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