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Illegal Immigration / Crackdown #874580

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 04, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The new war in the US on illegal immigrants reported; arrest statistics cited.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The raids across America targeting illegals featured; map shown of sites of arrests; scenes shown of immigrant protests in Las Vegas. [Homeland Security Secretary Michael CHERTOFF - comments on handling illegal immigration.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) The fallout from the crackdown introduced.

(Irving, Texas: Mike von Fremd) The reaction in some cities to the crackdown featured; scenes shown of immigrant demonstrations in Irving, Texas. [Two local WOMEN, student Crystal CHACON†, priest Father Pedro PATILLO‡- react.] [Irving Mayor Herbert GEARS†- comments on the warning from the Mexican consulate.]

Gibson, Charles;
Thomas, Pierre;
von Fremd, Mike

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