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Nicaragua / Honduran Raid #549026

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 25, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Andrea Mitchell) Admin.'s claim that Nicaragua invaded Honduras in search for guerrillas examined; scenes shown. [State Department spokesperson Chas. REDMAN - describes alleged attack by Nicaragua.] President Reagan's emergency mil. aid for Honduras, include involvement of United States military personnel, outlined on screen, said in response to Honduran President Jose Azcona Hoyo's telephone call to ntl. security adviser John Poindexter. General John Galvin mentioned en route to region to assess situation. [Vice President George BUSH - thinks incident supports admin.'s criticism of President Dan. Ortega.] [Representatives James WRIGHT, Newt GINGRICH - comment.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Managua, Nicaragua: Dennis Murphy) Border situation described.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw, Dennis Murphy) Access to border discussed.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Senator's upcoming vote on Reagan's aid request for Nicaraguan guerrillas discussed; recent House defeat of issue recalled.

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea;
Murphy, Dennis

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