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Mexico / Elections #322173

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 10, 1988
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Controversy in Mexico's president elecs. reported; scenes shown of protest in Los Angeles, California. Report introduced.

(Mexico City, Mexico: David Dow) Stalling in rpting. of election results in Mexico detailed; details given of opposition cands.' accusations of fraud; scenes shown of election commission meeting [PAN party representative Francisco PLANCARTE - says delay will confirm people's belief that process is not accurate.] Claiming of victory by ruling party's candidate Carlos Salinas de Gortari and by opposition party candidate Cuauhtemoc Cardenas noted; scenes shown. Mobilization of protest by opposition candidate Manuel Clouthier noted; scenes shown of huge demonstration here.

Reporter(s):
Dow, David;
Spencer, Susan
Duration:
00:02:20

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