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Puerto Rico / Vieques Island / Bombing Exercises #397881

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 28, 2001
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(New York: Michael O'Looney) The arrest of more protesters demonstrating against the Navy's resumption of bombing on Puerto Rico's Vieques Island featured; scenes shown from Vieques Island and of protests in New York City; details given of the drive to get the Navy out. [Environmental lawyer Robert KENNEDY, Junior - calls the Navy's action shameful.] [ACTIVIST - blames the Navy.] [New York Representative Nydia VELAZQUEZ - says this is an important issue for the Latino community.]

Mitchell, Russ;
O'Looney, Michael

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