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Cuba / Pope's Visit / The Arrival #420261

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 21, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Havana: Christiane Amanpour) The historic encounter between Cuban President and the visiting Pope John Paul II introduced; scenes shown of the popemobile going passing by the crowds in the streets of Havana.

(Havana: John Zarrella) The pope's arrival in Cuba featured; scenes shown from the airport where he was greeted by Castro. [In an address to crowd, POPE - (thru translator) hopes for freedom and peace.] [CASTRO - (thru translator) comments.]

(Havana: Christiane Amanpour, Jim Bittermann) The pope's statements on board the plane discussed.

(Havana: Christiane Amanpour) Live interviews presented with Cuban people expressing their reactions to the pope's visit. [PEOPLE - (thru translator) express their views about the pope coming to Cuba.] The Cuban people's eagerness discussed.

Amanpour, Christiane;
Bittermann, Jim;
Woodruff, Judy;
Zarrella, John

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