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Brazil / Bush / Street Children #331050

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 03, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) President Bush reported beginning lengthy South American tour in Brazil; scenes shown from Brasilia, Brazil; Bush quoted about Argentine siege and about Brazilian economic recovery. Report introduced.

(Rio De Janeiro: Juan Vasquez) Street children of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, featured; scenes shown of children stealing and begging from tourists and sniffing glue; threat of private death squads hired by businessmen to deal with drug gangs in favelas, or slums, reported. [Children's advocate Monica SOLBEG, "FLAVIO," "MARCIO," (thru translator) - comment.]

Rather, Dan;
Vasquez, Juan

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