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Nicaragua / Contra Aid #313355

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 07, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) President Reagan's plan asking Congress for more aid for Contra forces reported; details given, scenes shown. [REAGAN - says he will always work to help the Contras.] [Representative Jim WRIGHT - says he doubts that Reagan will get the funds.] Nicaragua's compliance with parts of the peace plan noted. [REAGAN - says the Sandinistas are not really complying.] [REAGAN - says USSR must leave the American mainland.] [Senator Christopher DODD - says Reagan giving the Sandinistas excuse to not live up to the peace plan.] [Representative Peter KOSTMAYER - says Reagan trying to destroy peace in Nicaragua.] Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega shown in NYC.

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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