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Central American / Peace Plans / Nicaragua #554019

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 09, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: John Cochran) President Reagan's policy reversal toward Nicaragua announcement at Organization of American States meeting reported [REAGAN - discusses Secretary of State George Shultz's proposed meeting with Central American leaders] [SHULTZ - comments on meeting] Peace talks said coming at White House aides' urging since Congress aid to Contras incr. unlikely. Nicaraguan president Dan. Ortega's offer of indirect negotiations with Contras and archbishop Miguel Obando y Bravo mediating role reviewed. United States Democrats said approving Reagan's actions. [Representative Jim WRIGHT - cites approval.] [Senator Claiborne PELL - comments on action.] Shultz's next speech said predicted to further illustrate new policy toward Nicaragua.

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John

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