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Philippines / Coup Attempt / United States Response #324998

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 01, 1989
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(Malta: Dan Rather) Reports introd.

(Manila, Philippines: Gaby Tabunar) Coup attempt against Philippines President Corazon Aquino reported stopped; details given of President Bush's sending of military jets to prevent more bombing of president palace; scenes shown. [AQUINO - comments on coup attempt.]

(DC: David Martin) United States response to situation in Philippines examined. [DIA Rear Admiral Ted SHEAFER, AQUINO, State Department spokesperson Richard BOUCHER, Defense Department spokesperson Pete WILLIAMS, Senators David BOREN, George MITCHELL - comment on aid to Aquino.] Another coup reported expected.

Martin, David;
Rather, Dan;
Tabunar, Gaby

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