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El Salvador #282030

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 01, 1982
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(Studio) Assistant Secretary of State Thomas Enders reported reviving domino theory in effort to get incrd. aid to El Salvador from Congress; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) [ENDERS - thinks El Salvador representatives decisive battle in Central America; hypothesizes scenario should incrd. United States aid not be provided.] [Representative Clarence LONG - questions similarity with United States involvement in Vietnam.] [ENDERS - responds.] United States Air Force General James Ahmen said acknowledging incrd. US personnel sent to El Salvador.

(Studio) Difficulty in objectively documenting fighting in El Salvador compared to situation in various other international locales. Film of rebel forces narrated.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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