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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Mtg. of Sandinista government and Contra rebels to negotiate a permanent cease-fire in Managua, Nicaragua, reported
(Managua, Nicaragua: Peter Collins) Rejection by Contra representatives of Sandinista peace proposal reported [Sandinista representative Humberto ORTEGA - (thru translator) says this is civilized solution to this war.] [Contra leader Adolfo CALERO - says Contras are having doubts.] Mar. 23 agreement at Sapoa recalled; scenes shown. Viewpoints of both sides reviewed. Issue of future votes by Congress on aid to Contras described.
(Studio: Sam Donaldson) "Newsweek" report that Contra sources are blaming CIA for trying to derail peace talks in Nicaragua so that Congress would vote new military aid for Contra detailed.
- Collins, Peter;
- Donaldson, Sam
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