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Special Segment (Nicaragua Guerrillas) #543155

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 22, 1985
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(Managua, Nicaragua) Nicaraguan guerrillas featured; recent Sandinista rocket attack on rebel camp examined. Films shown. Colonel Enrique Bermudez's claim that few guerrillas are holdovers from dictator Anastasio Somoza's troops noted. [GUERRILLA - (thru translator) denies atrocities.] Rebels' orchestration of media's camp visit noted. [GUERRILLA - (thru translator) explains joining rebels.] [FDN president Adolfo CALERO - cites power of money.] [BERMUDEZ - claims victory will be delayed unless United States aid is recd.] Guerrillas said admitting plans to use designated United States humanitarian aid for refugees for weapons purchases.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) Tomorrow's vote on Reagan aid package mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Brokaw, Tom;
Mudd, Roger

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