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FRONTLINE; Murder on the Rio San Juan

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Murder on the Rio San Juan
Program Number

610

Series Description

FRONTLINE is investigative journalism that questions, explains and changes our world. Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as PBS's flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.

Program Description

FRONTLINE investigates the unsolved 1984 terrorist bombing at a press conference held by Contra leader Eden Pastora. Eight people, including an American reporter, were killed on the border between Costa Rica and Nicaragua. This report dissects the motives of possible conspirators and follows the trail of the man suspected of planting the bomb.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Murder on the Rio San Juan,” GBH Archives, accessed August 12, 2022, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5CB69D39022441718AB630BAB8EFB961.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Murder on the Rio San Juan.” GBH Archives. Web. August 12, 2022. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5CB69D39022441718AB630BAB8EFB961>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Murder on the Rio San Juan. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5CB69D39022441718AB630BAB8EFB961
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