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El Salvador / Elections #536122

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 24, 1984
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(Studio) Guerrilla efforts to upset tomorrow's scheduled elecs. in El Salvador summarized.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(San Salvador, El Salvador) Arrival here of United States observers and status of guerrilla's pre-elec. violence examined; films shown. United States concern over election process contributing to voter confusion discussed. [Elec. adviser John KELLY - explains accepting Salvadoran government's decision.] Memorial service for assassinated Archbishop Oscar Romero mentioned, shown.
REPORTER: Robin Lloyd

(Apopa, El Salvador) Apopa citizens' commitment to voting in 1982 election despite violence recalled; films from that period shown. Recollections of several residents (named in report) quoted; disillusionment of some discussed.
REPORTER: Mike Boettcher

(Studio) President Reagan's call for congress approval of emergency aid to El Salvador quoted.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

Boettcher, Mike;
Chung, Connie;
Lloyd, Robin

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