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(Studio) Senate Appropriations Committee reported approving emergency aid to El Salvador and for anti-Nicaraguan guerrillas; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Incr. in size of CIA-backed efforts to overthrow Nicaraguan government examined; details outlined on screen. Guerrillas' mining of ports in effort to halt Mexican oil shipments noted. Apparent failure of rebels' efforts described; Sandinista air force build-up discussed. Concern over increase US efforts against Nicaragua if President Reagan is reelected noted.
REPORTER: David Martin
- Martin, David;
- Rather, Dan
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