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Argentina / Elections #317868

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 06, 1987
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Significance of Argentina's elecs. today explained; scenes shown.

(Buenos Aires, Argentina: Juan Vasquez) President Raul Alfonsin's contd. pol. and military problems linked to country's history of military dictatorships examined; details given, scenes shown. [President aide Carlos NINO - notes significance of Alfonsin's democracy.] Basis of army's disgruntlement discussed. [Former foreign minister Oscar CAMILION - comments on Alfonsin's unpopularity with armed forces.] Argentina's history of military involvement in pols. mentioned. [Johns Hopkins Univ. spokesperson Wayne SMITH - believes military coup requires public's support.] Econ. problems here outlined.

Reporter(s):
Spencer, Susan;
Vasquez, Juan
Duration:
00:03:00

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