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Philippines / Aquino Government #549182

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 04, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President Corazon Aquino's effort to deal with communist insurgency following yesterday's ambush noted. Details given.

(Payal Village, Philippines: Garrick Utley) Propaganda war between communist supporters and Aquino government examined; Father Jerson Belacor cited as ex. [BELACOR - doesn't feel situation has changed despite Marcos' ouster; remarks transcribed on screen.] Econ. depression underlying political turmoil explained, discussed. Status of guerrilla war described; implications for communists of Aquino's overthrow of Marcos considered. [Rebel LDR. - acknowledges Marcos' fall has hurt his cause.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Utley, Garrick

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