CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 25, 1989
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Medellin drug cartel reported declaring war on Colombian government Report introduced.
(Kennebunkport, ME: Wyatt Andrews) President Bush's aid package to Colombian anti-drug effort outlined on screen and discussed. [White House spokesperson Marlin FITZWATER - comments.] [State Department spokesperson Richard BOUCHER - fears for safety of Americans in Colombia.] Drug problem in United States discussed. [Attorney General Richard THORNBURGH - blames Colombia's problems upon Americans' appetite for drugs.]
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