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Nicaragua #264327

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 11, 1979
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(Studio) Postponement of evacuation of Americans in Managua due to city's besiegement by Sandinist guerrillas reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Managua, Nicaragua) Attempts by United States citizens to reach airport from American embassy and failure to do so detailed. Films shown. Situation in Managua examined. Anastasio Somoza quoted with regard to international conspiracy against him. [SOMOZA - says troops in control of Managua.] Battle in Masaya recalled; films shown. Importance of Managua to guerrillas stated.
REPORTER: Charles Gomez

Cronkite, Walter;
Gomez, Charles

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