ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 17, 1989
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.
(DC: David Ensor) Shooting to death of American ofr. by Panamanian soldiers and resulting state of alert on both sides featured; details given, scenes and map shown. [Voice of United States Southern Command spokesperson Colonel Ron SCONYERS - describes shooting incident.] Response from White House and Pentagon detailed. General Manuel Noriega noted granted unlimited powers on Friday so that he could deal with so-called "state of war" between United States and Panama.
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