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Colombia / Drug War #328805

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 30, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Bogota, Colombia: Mark Phillips) Colombian drug money launderer Eduardo Martinez Romero reported facing extradition to United States for trial. Drug lord Pablo Escobar quoted from French newspaper article. [Father of cartel leaders Fabio OCHOA - (thru translator) says his sons want to negotiate.] [Colombian general Miguel MAZA - (thru translator) comments on drug war here.] Death threats against judges discussed. [JUDGE - (thru translator) comments on threats.] [Judge who resigned Alvaro MEDINA - (thru translator) says drug lords threatened to kill his daughter.] No. of assassinations in Colombia given.

Phillips, Mark;
Schieffer, Bob

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