Colombia earthquake

April 1, 1983 - Earthquakes, Taxes And The Middle East . . .still?

News of the day for April 1, 1983 - earthquake in Popayan Colombia worst since 1734, 5 cent Gas tax begins, Unemployment edges down to 10.3% with 1.8 million discouraged workers in March. U.S. withholds shipments of F-16's to Israel until they withdraw from Lebanon - the Israelis react with annoyance. Terror threats towards Marines in Beirut and Ban The Bomb demonstrations in London.