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Colombia / Drug Violence #570400

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 28, 1989
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Bogota, Colombia: Brian Ross) Israeli police reported investigating Yair Klein's training of Colombian drug lords' army in assassination techniques; details given, scenes shown. [Prime Min. Yitzhak SHAMIR - comments on investigation.] Last week's assassination of presidential candidate Luis Galan recalled; drug boss Jose Gonzalo Rodriguez Gacha's operation discussed. [In international TV address, President Virgilio BARCO - says drug users have created situation in Colombia.] Colombian minister of justice Monica de Greiff reported meeting with Attorney General Richard Thornburgh in DC.

Ross, Brian;
Utley, Garrick

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