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Nicaragua-US Relations #527568

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 19, 1983
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(Studio) Amt. of funding approved by Congress yesterday for United States efforts to overthrow Nicaragua with anti-Sandinista guerrillas noted.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(DC) Stance of House Democrats on funding of officially covert war against Nicaragua thought illustrated by remarks of Representative Edward Boland; CIA-backed guerrillas noted claiming near collapse of Nicaraguan government Details of CIA-guerrilla plan for provisional government under rebel commander Adolfo Calero in Jinotega province outlined, discussed. Nicaraguan militia's preparations for United States invasion described, shown. Apparent success of US psychological warfare noted.
REPORTER: Fred Francis

(Studio) Nicaragua reported accusing guerrillas based in Costa Rica of preparing for CIA sponsored invasion; details given.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

Chung, Connie;
Francis, Fred

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