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Nicaragua / United States Military Aid #308720

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 13, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Latest Congress delegation visiting Central America reported leaving.

(DC: Lesley Stahl) President Reagan's tour of display of arms allegedly supplied rebels in El Salvador by Nicaragua examined; scenes shown. [REAGAN - recites domino theory scenario if incrd. United States military aid to Nicaraguan guerrillas isn't approved.] [UN delegate Nora ASTORGA - denies rebels have political support in Nicaragua.] [Secretary of State George SHULTZ and Senator Arlen SPECTER - debate issue of United States administration overthrowing Nicaraguan government] Reagan, in "Baltimore Sun", said acknowledging need for further rebel aid in coming mos.

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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