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US-Cuba Relations / Posada Arrest #790272

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 17, 2005
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The dilemma for the US in arresting anti-Fidel Castro Cuban exile Luis Posada† in Miami examined; scenes shown of Posada in custody and of the demonstration in Havana demanding his arrest; details given Posada’s role in a 1976 airline bombing. [In Miami, Posada SUPPORTER – says Posada is a freedom fighter.] [Today, POSADA {thru translator} – denies involvement in the airplane bombing.] [Posada’s lawyer Eduardo SOTO†- explains how Posada got past Homeland Security & into the US.]

Williams, Brian;
Mitchell, Andrea

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