NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 03, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Palmer
(Mexico City, Mexico) World's population crisis, illustrated by Mexico City's experience, examined; related statistics outlined. Films shown. Plight of indivs. (named in report) described. Mexican government's push for decentralization discussed. [Urban development minister Francisco GAYTAN - (thru translator) explains government's priority.] Mexico City's pollution, economy and soc. problems considered. [Anthropologist Larissa LOMNITZ - notes the poor are surviving.]
REPORTER: Garrick Utley
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