ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 26, 1980
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(Studio) White House reported confirming reports that Cuban government has closed Mariel Harbor to further departures by refugees; details given. Representative Bill Nelson quoted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(Miami, Florida) Harbor's closing examined; films shown. [US Ints. Section of Havana spokesperson Wayne SMITH - comments.] No. of Cuban refugees entering US via Mariel-Key West boatlift and ensuing social problems discussed; relocation of remaining refugees to various sites and increase in federal funds for Miami, Florida, noted.
REPORTER: David Garcia
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