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Grenada Invasion / Aftermath #81726

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 02, 1983
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(Studio) Withdrawal of some United States troops from Grenada reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Grenada) Preparations of departing troops described, shown; those remaining said continuing sweeping island for resisters. [Captain Barry WILLEY - cites lack of resistance in recent days.] Grenada's effort to resume normalcy outlined; Caribbean police force reported responsible for registering members of island militia or Peoples Revolutionary Army. Grenada's governor general mentioned ordering Cuban ambassador to leave island. [Cuban ambassador Julian TORRFS RIZO - won't leave without Cuban prisoners, bodies of slain.] Repatriation of wounded Cubans today noted, shown. Current status of remaining Cuban prisoners mentioned.
REPORTER: Steve Shepard

(Studio) Wounded Cubans said arriving in Havana today; United Nations General Assembly mentioned passing resolution condemning United States invasion of Grenada. Naval task force headed for Caribbean reported leaving Virginia today; Marines and Navy personnel involved in original Grenada invasion said en route to Lebanon.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Shepard, Steve

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