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Mexico / Drug Lord Violence #605444

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 08, 1995
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Matamoros: Fred Francis) The capturing of Mexican drug lord Juan Garcia-Abrego, who is responsible for much of the murder and violence in Mexico, as a condition for United States aid detailed. [Gulf cartel task force director Melissa ANNIS - says 70 million dollars in drug money was seized from the cartel.] October 4, 1989, Texas ranger video of a 18 thousand pound cocaine bust under a chicken coop in south Texas and February 2, 1987, FBI video of Abrego shown. [Former Mexican investigator Eduardo VILLE - says Mexico's government is controlled by the cocaine mafia.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Francis, Fred

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