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Tampa, Florida / War On Drugs / Money Laundering #318405

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 11, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Tampa, Florida: Rita Braver) Bank of Credit and Commerce International reported indicted for laundering Colombian drug cartel money; details given of US Customs' undercover operation, scenes shown. [Customs agent Bonnie TISCHLER - comments on operation.] Map shown indicating extent of Colombian drug network. BCCI's alleged laundering of drug money detailed. [US Customs commissioner William VON RAAB - comments.] BCCI officials shown being arrested. United States officials noted pleased to examine bank's records because BCCI allegedly laundered drug money for Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega.

(Studio: Dan Rather) BCCI officials quoted.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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