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Mexico / United States / Drugs #374286

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 27, 1997
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(Washington: Dan Rather) Drug control director General Barry McCaffrey's outline of the new US-Mexico drug plan featured. [McCAFFREY - talks about supporting Mexico in the wake of their latest corruption scandal.]

(Sonora: Bill Whitaker) The ties of Sonora, Mexico, governor Manlio Babio Beltrones to the drug cartel of Amado Carrillo Fuentes examined; Mexico's incessant drug murders, widespread corruption and drug trafficking reviewed. [BELTRONES - denies he is on the take.] [University of New Mexico Peter LUPSHA - says the facts against Beltrones are there.] [Arizona narcotics agent Lieutenant Bernard GAZDZIK - comments.]

Rather, Dan;
Whitaker, Bill

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