CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 28, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Medellin, Colombia: Juan Vasquez) United States reported attempting to have drug lords' money launderer Eduardo Martinez Romero extradited from Colombia. Drug cartel noted promising retaliation for extradition. Rumor that justice minister Monica de Greiff is resigning noted; communications minister Carlos Lemos and Attorney General Richard Thornburgh mentioned. [President Virgilio BARCO - makes international television address with regard to drug war.] Confiscation of drug lords' property discussed; Pablo Escobar mentioned.
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