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Central America / United States Aid #295861

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 14, 1984
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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

Reporter(s):
Martin, David;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:30

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