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Cuba / Television Marti #331914

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 27, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Juan Vasquez) President Bush's administration reported initiating broadcast of television Marti in Cuba; details given; scenes shown from trial run. Cuban officials reported jamming signals and accusing United States of launching an electronic attack. [State Department spokeswoman Margaret TUTWILER - regrets jamming.] [Fidel CASTRO - (thru translator) says he will not permit weakening of Cuban unity.] Bush's television Marti strategy explained. [National Association of Broadcasters Edward FRITTS - says television Marti is a waste of money.] Cuba noted threatening to retaliate in this air battle; details given.

Rather, Dan;
Vasquez, Juan

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