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US-Nicaragua Rel. #542079

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 28, 1985
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(Studio) Conflicting reactions of Secretary of State George Shultz and other Reagan admin. members to Nicaraguan President Dan. Ortega's latest peace initiative noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Details of Ortega's proposal outlined on screen, and administration `s reaction discussed. [Vice President George BUSH - calls for continued aid to Nicaraguan guerrillas; dismisses Ortega's proposals as insignificant.] [SHULTZ - is willing to meet with Ortega.]
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Possibility of Shultz-Ortega meeting in Uruguay this weekend and President Reagan's expressed desire to see Nicaraguan government overthrown noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Bocaycito, Nicaragua) Econ. and military factors thought underlying Ortega's peace initiative examined, discussed; films shown.
REPORTER: Mike Boettcher

Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom;
Kalb, Marvin

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