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El Salvador / US-USSR Relations #515086

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 14, 1981
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(Studio) Leftist guerrilla attacks around San Salvador, El Salvador, reported.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(DC) Reagan administration said holding evidence showing Cuba and USSR are backing leftists in El Salvador. Speculation that Secretary of State Alexander Haig will seek incrd. military aid to El Salvador noted. [Congress Michael BARNES - criticizes administration stance.] Haig said also using evidence to gain support from European allies.

(Studio) Cable News Network said told by Soviet embassy official that USSR is not involved in shipping arms to El Salvador.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

Jamieson, Bob;
Kur, Bob

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