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Philippines / Aquino Government, Marcos #308820

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 02, 1986
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Manila, Philippines: Richard Wagner) Mass rally in support of President Corazon Aquino's overthrow of Ferdinand Marcos noted; scenes shown. [AQUINO - believes God was on their side; announces restoration of civil rights suspended by Marcos.] [Returning exile Raul MANGLAPUS - notes advantages to United States of a democrat Philippines.] Econ. and political problems faced by Aquino listed.

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Honolulu, Hawaii: David Dow) Problems posed for United States of Marcos' exile here to which he brought large amount of valuables and currency examined; scenes shown. [Center for Constitutional Rights spokesperson Mark BERNSTEIN - wants to determine if property was stolen from Philippine government] Effect of Marcos' presence on permanent residents in area noted. [WOMAN - feels neighborhood has declined as result of dictator's presence.] [MARCOS - cites their search for private qtrs.] Honolulu mayor said suggesting Marcos purchase nearby island; details given.

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Marcos' and wife Imelda's living qtrs. in president palace examined through scenes, photos taken by "Time" photographer Robin Moyer. His official salary as president recalled.

Dow, David;
Sawyer, Forrest;
Wagner, Richard

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