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Special Segment (Cuban Exodus-One Year Later) #516360

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 21, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Cuban boatlift last year recalled; films shown. Situation compared with that following Hungarian revolution and the fall of Vietnam and Cambodia; refugee camps located across nation indicated on map. Fort Chaffee noted only remaining refugee center; resettlement of many in Florida and elsewhere discussed. No. remaining at Fort Chaffee or in prisons discussed. [Fed. task force Arthur BRILL - notes unpopularity of all migrations.]
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Miami, Florida) Case of resettled refugees Andres Pinera and family examined. [Marta, Andres, Junior - (thru translator) comment on economy problems, psychological situation.] Youngest son William noted in Cuban army.
REPORTER: Ike Seamans

(Chicago, Illinois) Success of refugees Silvia and Renaldo Valdivia examined; films shown. [Renaldo and Silvia VALDIVIA - appreciate freedom here.]
REPORTER: Norma Quarles

Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert;
Quarles, Norma;
Seamans, Ike

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