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Mexico / Economy #308812

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 19, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Mexico City, Mexico: Juan Vasquez) Mexico's severe economy problems, compounded by last year's earthquake, examined; scenes shown. [Pol. scientist Jorge G. CASTANEDA - cites inability of Mexico to continue meeting foreign debt repayments without foreign aid.] Lack of recovery efforts for earthquake victims noted. [WOMAN - (thru translator) feels government has forgotten the victims.] [Pol. scientist Lorenzo MEYER - thinks government credibility is nil.] Govt.'s recent effort to have television news crew who filmed civil unrest fired mentioned. [CASTANEDA - warns United States of Mexico's possible political instability.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Vasquez, Juan
Duration:
00:03:10

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