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Panama / Noriega / Arrest / Surrender #329827

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 04, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Manuel Noriega reported claiming that US has no jurisdiction over him; details of his arrest reviewed; scenes shown from Miami, Florida. Reports introduced.

(Miami: Rita Braver) Arraignment of Noriega discussed; attorney Frank Rubino quoted. [Attorney General Richard THORNBURGH - comments on Noriega.] Drug indictments against Noriega discussed. [Noriega attorney Steven KOLLIN, former Justice Department counsel Kenneth BASS - predict defense strategies for Noriega.] Noriega's role as CIA operative recalled. [Former Noriega prosecutor Richard GREGORIE - comments on Noriega and CIA.] (Artist: Don Juhlin)

(Panama City: Doug Tunnell) Noriega's surrender to US authorities detailed; Defense Department tape shown of surrender in Panama City, Panama. United States troops reported arresting Cuban diplomat. Psychological warfare against Noriega reviewed; scenes shown.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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