NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 09, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.
(DC: Robin Lloyd) Sandinistas' role in problems facing Central American peace plan put together by Costa Rica president Oscar Arias reported; details given, scenes shown. [Costa Rica ambassador Guido FERNANDEZ - says success of plan depends on action by Sandinistas.] Peace plan affecting Nicaragua outlined on screen. Refusal by spokesperson of Nicaragua president Dan. Ortega to respond to these demands reported Mtg. of Arias and United States national security adviser Colin Powell in which Arias criticized United States aid to Contras reported Admin. position on need of aid to Contras to get concessions from Sandinistas noted.
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