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US-Mexico Relations / Drug War #94483

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 24, 1985
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REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Guadalajara, Mexico) Strain in US-Mexico relations over latter's handling of search for kidnapped Drug Enforcement Admin. agent Enrique Camarena Salazar examined; apparent role of Mexican police in escape of drug kingpin Rafael Caro Quintero cited as example [Courtesy "This Week", DEA admin. Francis MULLEN - accuses Mexican police of aiding and protecting Caro Quintero, of complicity in Camarena's kidnapping.] Camarena noted uncovering evidence of corruption in branch of Mexican police prior to his disappearance; Guadalajara's role as center of drug trafficking described. [Courtesy "This Week", Representative Charles RANGEL, Governor Robert GRAHAM - call for economy sanctions against Mexico, incrd. border security]
REPORTER: Tom Schell

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Schell, Tom
Duration:
00:02:50

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