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Florida / Cuban Sealift #65192

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 24, 1980
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(Studio) State Department reported still upset at sudden influx of Cuban refugees; US said now making clear extent of problem in Cuba and our refusal to prevent refugees from entering US. Cuban television film of exodus shown.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Miami, Florida) [MAN - answers State Department's threat of jail for helping refugees.] Local officials, having heard nothing from DC, said helping in sealift; details given, films shown. [Boat captain Tony RAVELO - comments.] Plan adopted by customs officials due to large numbers outlined.
REPORTER: David Garcia

Reporter(s):
Garcia, David;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:01:40

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