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Cuba / Refugees #358622

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 28, 1994
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Havana: Giselle Fernandez) Recent warnings in radio broadcasts in Cuba causing a decrease in refugees trying to get to the United States reported; scenes shown from Havana, Cuba. [Cuban boat CAPTAIN - (thru translator) says he has not seen any refugees today.] The Cuban coast guard, on orders from Fidel Castro, reported patrolling the waters to stop unsafe vessels from taking off; Scenes shown from a Cuban telecast warning against taking children on a raft. [MAN, a Roman Catholic BISHOP, Cuban boat CAPTAIN - (thru translator) comment.]

(Studio: Russ Mitchell; Havana: Giselle Fernandez) The Cuban government's possible intentions of a repatriation of refugees discussed.

Fernandez, Giselle;
Mitchell, Russ

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