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Central America / Reagan Administration #111177

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 06, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reagan administration, following yesterday's proposal for Central American peace talks, said rejecting Nicaraguan president's request for negotiations.

(DC: Jeanne Meserve) [Secretary of State George SHULTZ - rejects Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's proposal for US-Nicaraguan negotiations; explains.] US proposal outlined on screen. [Senator Robert BYRD - hopes Ortega indicates good faith.] [Senator Ernest HOLLINGS - fears Ortega will accept plan.] Discrepancies between House Democrats' peace plan and that of White House explained.

(Guatemala City, Guatemala: John Qui

Jennings, Peter;
Meserve, Jeanne;
Quinones, John

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