NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 14, 1985
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(Studio) Pope John Paul II's visit to Mayan Indians of Guatemala recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Indiantown, Florida) Mayan exodus to Florida examined; films shown. [Reverend Frank O'LAUGHLIN - notes children's memories of violence.] [Francisco AGUIRRE - recalls government bombing of village.] [Psychologist Neal BOOTHBY - describes trauma experienced by Mayan children from guerrilla war.] Guatemala's guerrilla war reviewed. Mayans said not qualifying as political refugees despite violence they experienced. [Immigration Service spokesperson Perry RIVKIND - defs. deportation efforts.] [AGUIRRE - fears death if family returns to Guatemala.]
REPORTER: Dennis Murphy
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