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Panama / Noriega / Delvalle / United States Role #115045

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 17, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Call by exiled president of Panama, Eric Delvalle, for sterner measures by President Reagan to force General Manuel Noriega out of power reported Report introduced.

(Panama City, Panama: Beth Nissen) Videotape from president-in-hiding Delvalle featured. [DELVALLE - says economy pressure alone will not suffice.] Attempts by Reagan administration to weaken military support for Noriega reported [Noriega staff ofr. Major Dan. DELGADO - says people will not accept attempts by United States to oust Noriega.] Scenes shown of Noriega in Panama and yesterday's routing of protesters. [DELVALLE - says pace of events have slowed down.] Critical financial problems in Panama recalled.

Donaldson, Sam;
Nissen, Beth

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