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US-Nicaragua Relations / Shultz-Ortega Meeting #542436

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 02, 1985
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REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Montevideo, Uruguay) Apparent failure of today's meeting here between Secretary of State George Shultz and Nicaraguan President Dan. Ortega to change either's position examined; films shown. [SHULTZ - remains committed to Contadora process remaining focus of negotiations.] [ORTEGA - (thru translator) wants to normalize relations with United States government] [SHULTZ - accuses Nicaragua of over-armament and subversion of Central American neighbors.] [ORTEGA - (thru translator) is willing to withdraw Cuban advisers in hope other Latin American countries will evict United States military personnel.]
REPORTER: Jamie Gangel

Chung, Connie;
Gangel, Jamie

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