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USSR / Cuba / Soviet Troops Withdrawal #340185

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 11, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Bill Plante) President Mikhail Gorbachev's announcement to pull Soviet troops out of Cuba featured; historical and current scenes shown. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) comments on pullout.] [President BUSH - comments.] Relationship between United States aid to USSR and Soviet pullout mentioned.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Failed Bay of Pigs invasion and Cuban missile crisis recalled; historical film shown. [In 1961, October 1962, President John F. KENNEDY - says we won't abandon Cuba; comments on missile crisis.]

(Miami: Juan Vasquez) Reaction of Cuban exiles in Miami to news of Soviet pullout featured; scenes shown. [Two EXILES (thru translator), Radio Mambi general editor Thomas REGALADO - comment.] [Miami MAN - says pullout means no more Fidel Castro.] Castro's staying power in Cuba noted.

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Vasquez, Juan

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