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Mexico / Drug War / Kidnappings #941094

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 16, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Statistics on kidnappings in Mexico cited.

(Mexico City: Seth Doane) The persistent threat of kidnapping for Mexican citizens featured; details given about protective measures, including bodyguards, armored cars and bullet-proof clothing; phone call between a kidnapper and the wife of victim Jose†† played. [In shadow, Mexican lawyer “GABRIEL” – notes it is common to have bodyguards.] [Ballistic Protection sales director Jose MACOUZET†- says this type of business is booming.] [Former victim “JOSE” – comments on his ordeal.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Doane, Seth
Duration:
00:03:50

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