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El Salvador / United States Helicopter Downing #131555

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 06, 1991
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Steve Shepard) Arrival at Dover Air Force Base, DE, of bodies of three United States military advisers who were shot down in a helicopter over El Salvador featured; scenes shown of ceremonies to honor the victims; details given of debate over how they died. [On "This Week with David Brinkley", Secretary of State James BAKER - says men were murdered by FMLN guerrillas; says Congress will be asked to release restrictions on aid to El Salvador's government.] Killing of six Jesuit priests in El Salvador in November 1989, recalled; scenes shown of bodies.

Sawyer, Forrest;
Shepard, Steve

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