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Nicaragua / Cease-Fire / Political Prisoners #561404

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 27, 1988
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Release of political prisoners by Sandinista government as part of peace process between Sandinistas and Contras in Nicaragua reported Report introduced.

(Managua, Nicaragua: Richard Valeriani) Scenes shown of released political prisoners. [Former Contra pilot Roberto AMADOR MARVAEZ - says he has no comment about Sandinistas.] [Only woman released, Isadora ZAPATA - (thru translator) says there are things you can't say in public.] Amnesty law passed by Sandinista assembly outlined. [President Dan. ORTEGA - (thru translator) says releasing prisoners who committed crimes against nation is hard for public to digest.] Cardinal Miguel Obando y Bravo shown leading Palm Sunday services.

Utley, Garrick;
Valeriani, Richard

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