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Marcos Wealth #308789

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 18, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Deborah Potter) United States reported releasing documents brought into Hawaii by ousted Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos to cntry.'s new government in effort to determine source of his wealth while in office [Commission for Good Govt. spokesperson Jovito SALONGA - is optimistic; outlines chgs. against Marcos.] Scope of documents outlined on screen. Marcos' New York properties temporarily frozen and status holdings elsewhere in United States outlined on screen. [Representative Stephen SOLARZ - wants committee hearings to determine if United States foreign aid funds were used by the Marcos' or their cronies.]

(Manila, Philippines: John Sheahan) Further revelations in Marcos' pres. palace, include secret escape passage, examined; scenes shown. Marcos' seizure of others' wealth said illustrated by returning exile Eugenio Lopez. [LOPEZ - feels Marcos used him as example to rest of business community.] Marcos' fleet of vehicles examined. Recent story on reaction of Ray and Sally Reblora to Marcos' extravagances after touring palace recalled; their current situation reported

Reporter(s):
Potter, Deborah;
Rather, Dan;
Sheahan, John
Duration:
00:03:20

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