CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 10, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(La Paz, Bolivia: Mark Phillips) Pope John Paul II shown celebrating Mass in Bolivia; details given. Pope expected to condemn drug use. Bolivia's poverty discussed. [Bolivian congress Guillermo MARCIACA - defends farmers growing cocaine.] Cocaine farming featured; details given, scenes shown. [FARMER - (thru translator) comments on plight.] Bolivian drug lords noted profiting from cocaine, not farmers. Pope quoted. [Bolivian Congress Fernando KIEFFER - says problem is US.] Pope noted sipping tea made from coca leaves.
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