NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 28, 1983
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(Studio) El Salvador guerrillas reported announcing temporary cease-fire Sunday for Pope John Paul II's visit; President Reagan's desire to increase United States military aid to El Salvador noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(California) President said seeking incrd. United States military presence in El Salvador as well as mil. aid. [Senator Charles PERCY - calls for economic aid.] Remarks of uniden. senior official outlined on screen. [Representative Michael BARNES - opposes sending more troops.] Reagan said meeting Secretary of State George Shultz and Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger Friday in San Francisco, California, to discuss United States policy in Central America.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace
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