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Nicaragua-Honduran Conflict #289459

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 31, 1983
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(Studio) Nicaragua reported claiming to have crushed Honduran offensive along Atlantic coast; details given.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Nicaraguan counterrevolutionaries operating out of Honduras examined; films shown. Most officers and leaders noted supporters of former dictator Anastasio Somoza; extent of guerrillas supplies and weapons cited. [Edgar CHAMORRO - wants to overthrow Sandinista government by July.] Guerrilla leader's praise of United States aid's role in war discussed. [CHAMORRO - wants further US intervention.]
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

Reporter(s):
McLaughlin, Bill;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:03:20

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