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Nicaragua / Human Rights #52800

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 27, 1978
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(Studio) Deaths in Nicaragua due to anti-government demonstrations reported Chamorro death recalled. Anastasio Somoza pledge to step down in 1981 reported.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(Managua, Nicaragua) Pro-government rally reported General strike recalled. Govt. pledges for reform listed. Film of Somoza shown; security noted. [SOMOZA - says despite newcomers (won't say Jimmy Carter), human rights issue not new. Denies other govts. have right to interfere.]
REPORTER: Bernard Shaw

Shaw, Bernard;
Walters, Barbara

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