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Nicaragua #505067

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 09, 1979
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(Studio) Guerrillas reported fighting with Nicaraguan troops, in blocks of President Somoza's headqtrs. State Department said considering evacuating dependents.

(Managua, Nicaragua) Status of fighting between Sandinist guerrillas and Nicaraguan government forces in Managua given.
REPORTER: Ike Seamans

(DC) State Department said to have virtually written off Somoza regime. US desire that Somoza quickly step aside to allow moderates a chance to govern speculated.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan

Hart, John;
Rowan, Ford;
Seamans, Ike

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