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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 28, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) United States and Vatican officials reported continue to negotiate future of ousted Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega. Vatican noted possibly turning Noriega over to new President Guillermo Endara. Report introduced.

(Panama City, Panama: Richard Threlkeld) United States command reported installing loud speakers outside Vatican embassy in Panama City, Panama, to broadcast rock music; details given, scenes shown. [Archbishop Marcos McGRATH - explains precautions he took to prevent Noriega from taking over Vatican embassy.] Endara reported asserting that Noriega is not political refugee, therefore not deserving of Vatican protection.

Rather, Dan;
Threlkeld, Richard

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