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Mexico / Drug War #94274

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 14, 1985
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(Studio) Attorney General William French Smith reported offering services to Mexico's attorney general in search for DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) agent Enrique Camarena (Salazar), kidnapped in Guadalajara by drug dealers recently
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Guadalajara, Mexico) City's role in international drug trafficking examined; films shown. Joint US-Mexico assault on marijuana, cocaine and heroin dealers described. [DFA spokesperson Francis MULLEN - ests. number major traffickers and gangs here.] Camarena's abduction last week and other attacks on drug agents reviewed; photos shown. No. Mexican investigators assassinated by organized crime last month mentioned. [US consul general Richard MOORHEAD - remains committed to drug war.] Status of search for Camarena and war against drugs here in general described.

Jennings, Peter;
Quinones, John

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