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Carriacou Invasion / Grenada Invasion Aftermath #527338

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 01, 1983
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(Studio) United States reported invading Grenadian island of Carriacou.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Carriacou) Marine invasion of Carriacou examined; films shown. [Navy task force cmndr. Norman WARD - notes E. European weapons cache was discovered.] Failure of Marines to locate any Cubans as hoped noted. [Carriacou RESIDENT - denies Cubans are on island.] Army mentioned relieving Marines here shortly.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

(Studio) House reported approving War Powers Act limiting duration of United States military presence in Grenada.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Grenada) Post-invasion army sweep here examined; films shown. [SOLDIER - believes superiors have run out of things to keep troops busy.] Intelligence information seized from Cuban, Soviet and Libyan sources discussed. [SOLDIER - cites number code books seized.] Continue interrogation of Peoples Revolutionary Army and Cuban prisoners examined. [Cuban AMB. - reacts to possible illegal house arrest by United States forces.] Probable length of United States military stay here mentioned.
REPORTER: Dennis Murphy

(Studio) President Reagan believed deciding on show of force in response to alleged Cuban threats of United States ints. in Central America.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Upcoming departure of Navy task force for Caribbean and political implications discussed; task force's possible route illustrated on map. [State Department spokesperson John HUGHES - warns Cuba against terrorist assaults on American targets.] Attacks against United States facilities claimed in Puerto Rico, Colombia and Bolivia; details given.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Kalb, Marvin;
Murphy, Dennis;
Valeriani, Richard
Duration:
00:05:20

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