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Bangladesh / Cyclone / Disaster Aid #338156

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 11, 1991
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Announcement by United States that it is sending an amphibious carrier with helicopters to help aid the survivors of the cyclone in Bangladesh reported.

(Chittagong, Bangladesh: Bill Whitaker) The relief effort analyzed; scenes shown from the southern city of Chittagong, Bangladesh. [CARE International disaster director Robin NEEDHAM - talks about the assistance given.] Spread of an epidemic of diarrhea noted. [BANGLADESHI - says medicine is needed.] [Canadian commissioner to Bangladesh Emile GAUVREAU - talks about emergency relief operation.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Whitaker, Bill

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