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America Close Up (Immigrants: The Dream and Reality: Koreans) (Part I) #587703

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 22, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) First of a two-part series introduced.

(New York: Gary Matsumoto) The economic hardships faced by Korean immigrants featured; scenes shown from New York City. [Immigrant dry cleaner CHUNG Kum Sung - (thru translator) comments.] Reasons why more immigrants are returning home to Korea cited; scenes shown of businesses burned out during the Los Angeles riots. [Korean Amer. Citizens Action Committee Jae CHOI - talks about the hate and resentment.] [US-trained scientist now teaching at Korean engineering school, KIM U Sung - comments.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Matsumoto, Gary
Duration:
00:04:00

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