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El Salvador / United States Aid #295830

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 12, 1984
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(Studio) President Reagan's continued lobbying for increase United States military aid to El Salvador reported
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) [REAGAN - claims Salvadoran army is crumbling due to lack of United States aid; suggests regime will collapse soon.] Covert United States intelligence operation over El Salvador from Honduran bases described. [Army General John WICKHAM - denies US craft overfly terrain other than Honduras.] Incr. United States military show of force in region detailed, illustrated on map. Possible deployment of sophisticated US jet aircraft to Panama, via Honduras, considered.
REPORTER: David Martin

Martin, David;
Rather, Dan

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