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Special Segment (Rich vs. Poor) #513565

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 20, 1981
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(Studio) Upcoming Cancun, Mexico, summit of North-S ntns. concerned with development of Third World noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cancun, Mexico) Cancun resort described as illustrating disparity between North-S. ntns. [Brajesh MISHRA - cites unfairness of world situation.] Jose Montoya family near Cancun described as example; contrast between North-S. standards of living detailed. [Manuel PEREZ-GUERRERO - comments.] Summit's agenda outlined on screen, discussed; Reagan's position on summit discussed. [REAGAN - comments.] [Saifur RAHMAN - lists needs of South ntns.] President Francois Mitterrand and Prime Min. Pierre Trudeau noted criticizing lack of United States foreign aid. [Treasury Secretary Don. REGAN - defs. amount of United States aid.] Implications for Reagan's Cancun appearance mentioned.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Levine, Irving R.
Duration:
00:05:00

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