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US-Mexico Relations / Drug Trafficking #309190

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 14, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Attorney General Edwin Meese mentioned meeting with Mexican counterpart today to discuss continued efforts to halt drug trafficking from Mexico into US.

(Culiacan, Mexico: Mike O'Connor) Cultural and economy factors inhibiting authorities' effort to reduce drug trafficking examined; scenes shown. [Customs commissioner William von RAAB - considers Mexican law enforcement officials inept and corrupt.] Apparent motive behind dealers' torture-murder of Drug Enforcement Admin. agent Enrique Camarena last year cited. Extent of corruption among Mexican police discussed; exs. given.

O'Connor, Mike;
Rather, Dan

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