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US-Cuba Relations / Elian's Custody Battle / Juan Miguel Interview #392896

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 17, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Miami, Florida: Jim Axelrod) The continuing custody battle over 6-year-old Cuban refugee Elian Gonzalez reported; details given recalled on the 39th anniversary of the Bay of Pigs invasion. [Cuban American Fina GURRI - says people seem calmer today.] [Democracy Movement Ramon SANCHEZ - comments.] [Our Lady of Charity Father Francisco SANTANA - says the family has suffered a lot.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) CBS News poll results on what should happen to Elian given. [In "60 Minutes" interview, father Juan Miguel GONZALEZ (thru translator) - says he never mistreated his Elian or his mother; criticizes the American relatives.]

Axelrod, Jim;
Rather, Dan

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