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Clinton / South America Visit / Hakim Interview #411675

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Oct 16, 1997
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Interview held with Inter-American Dialogue president Peter Hakim about President Clinton's visit to South America. [HAKIM - points out the long-term commitment between United States and South America started with President George Bush; explains why Clinton selected the countries he has chosen to visit; outlines the two purposes of the trip: to get a first-hand look at Latin America and to show the United States commitment toward a collegial relationship with the region; comments on the decision by the US to grant non-NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) military ally status to Argentina.]

Reporter(s):
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:05:10

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