NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 25, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw; Miami, Florida: Maria Shriver) Interview with Cuba's Fidel Castro discussed. Report not shown due to technology difficulties.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Fidel Castro reported referring to Senator John Kerry. Ex-Noriega aide Jose Blandon's testimony exposing Castro's drug and trade violations recalled.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) [In DC, KERRY - hopes United States won't have to become involved militarily with Panama situation. Says if Noriega jeopardizes Panama Canal, US will have to intervene. Questions why Castro didn't product evidence to Shriver while in Cuba. Shows photograph of Blandon, Castro and major cocaine trafficker Enrique Patel. Comments on testimony with regard to Cuba's many violations.]