CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 20, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Buenos Aires, Argentina: Juan Vasquez) President Raul Alfonsin's successful suppression of military revolt and circumstances leading to rebellion featured; details given, scenes shown. Significance for democrat government considered. No military personnel tried and sentenced so far for human rights abuses, include former President Jorge Videla, noted. [Former political prisoner Jacovo TIMERMAN - notes Alfonsin is first civilian President to stand-up to mil.] Public support for Alfonsin cited. [TIMERMAN - explains historical importance of public demonstrations of support.]
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