ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 1979
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(Studio) Junta in El Salvador said fighting off resistance forces; government noted only in effect 3 days.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(San Salvador, El Salvador) Potential for situation to develop into another Nicaragua examined; films shown. Econ. discrepancy of population noted. Upcoming mtgs. of Andean pact ntns. and Org. of American States noted; question of coup's timing with regard to mtgs. considered.
REPORTER: David Garcia
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