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OPEC Prod. Cutback #311882

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 05, 1986
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[Bypassed introduction]

(NYC: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(NYC: Bruce Morton) OPEC's agreement to cut back oil production and possible implications for United States consumer examined; details given, scenes shown. [OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) president Rilwanu LUKMAN - announces decision.] Related statistics outlined on screen. [Cartel's history of disunity reviewed. [Analyst Edwin ROTHSCHILD - notes past cheating on decisions of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) mbrs.] [Analyst Peter BEUTEL - cites other factors.] Other questions remaining unanswered discussed.

Morton, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

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