CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 26, 1988
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Arizona: Bob McNamara) No. of refugees arriving in United States from Central American noted increase [Sanctuary Mvt. leader Reverend John FIFE - comments on increase] Most refugees noted coming from Guatemala; details given, scenes shown. [REFUGEES - (thru translator) comment on violence in Guatemala.] [Wellesley College professor Beatriz MANZ - comments on persecution in Guatemala.] Central Arizona citrus groves noted becoming sanctuaries for Guatemalan refugees; man quoted. [Sanctuary Mvt. leader Reverend Jim OINES - comments on plight of these refugees.] Relief effort to feed refugees discussed; woman quoted. [Relief vol. Alma BARRIOS, MANZ - comment on situation.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.