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CNN Evening News for Saturday, May 09, 1998
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(Studio: Martin Savidge) Report introduced.

(Sarno, Italy: Gayle Young) The desperate search for victims of the mudslides in southern Italy featured; scenes shown from Sarno, where rescuers and volunteers were at work on collapsed buildings. [Rescue worker Salvatore CIARAVOLO - (thru translator) comments on the operation.] The rescue of Roberto, who had been trapped for three days, noted.

(Studio: Martin Savidge) The role of United States Marines in the cleanup operations noted; scenes shown. [Via telephone, The Independent, Ann HANLEY - describe conditions in Sarno; updates the death toll; outlines the conditions that led to the fatal mudslides.]

Young, Gayle;
Savidge, Martin

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