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Panama / Elections / United States Response #327313

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 08, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Panama City, Panama: Juan Vasquez) Unrest reported in Panama after Manuel Noriega's candidate Carlos Duque claimed victory in president elecs.; details given, scenes shown. [Opposition candidate Guillermo ENDARA - says he won election] [Observer Jimmy CARTER - says Noriega's candidate lost election] [US amb. Arthur DAVIS - comments.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Lesley Stahl) President Bush's reaction to situation in Panama discussed. Bush reported meeting with Defense Secretary Dick Cheney and CIA director William Webster; White House officials quoted. [Senator Bob GRAHAM - urges use of military force to oust Noriega.] Bush quoted with regard to need for caution.

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley;
Vasquez, Juan

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