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Cuba / Refugees / United States Policy #601288

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 18, 1994
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(Studio: Jane Pauley) Report introduced.

(Cojimar: Mary Murray) The new exodus from the island of Cuba featured; scenes shown of Cubans setting out to sea for the United States from the coastal village of Cojimar, Cuba.

(White House: Andrea Mitchell) President Clinton's policy for dealing with the influx of Cubans examined; statistics on the number of refugees and two policy changes outlined on screen. [Governor Lawton CHILES - says it's a state of emergency for Florida.] [Attorney General Janet RENO, White House press secretary Dee Dee MYERS, Representative Mike KOPETSKI, Cuban-American National Foundation Jorge MAS CANOSA - comment on elements of the Cuban migrations.]

Reporter(s):
Mitchell, Andrea;
Murray, Mary;
Pauley, Jane
Duration:
00:03:40

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