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(Studio) Nicaragua noted chging. United States involvement in guerrilla raids coming from Honduras; response of Reagan administration recalled.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(DC) Counterinsurgency in Nicaragua and role of United States involvement examined; films shown. [Guerrilla leader "FRANCAIS" - praises his United States weapons and supplies.] Guerrilla "Colocho" noted claiming he and peers were trained by United States advisers. [Comandante "BRAVO" - (thru translator) praises United States support.] Legal implications of United States involvement for Reagan administration considered; portions of Boland amendment pertaining to such intervention quoted on screen. [Senator Dan. Patrick MOYNIHAN - is concerned that Reagan administration is breaking law.] [Senator Christopher DODD - thinks supporting rebels is mistake.] Reagan administration said refusing to confirm or deny reports of efforts to overthrow Sandinista regime.
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin
- McLaughlin, Bill;
- Schieffer, Bob
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