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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 31, 1989
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Panama City, Panama: Ed Rabel) Bush administration's failure to oust Panama's Manuel Noriega reported [At Organization of American States conf., Dep. Secretary of State Lawrence EAGLEBURGER - blames Panama's problem upon Noriega; gives exs. of Noriega's drug trafficking.] [Panama's ambassador to United States Juan SOSA - closes embassy after Noriega announced new provisional government] Noriega noted forming new government, with political Francisco Rodriguez as head, after annulling last May's president elecs. that opposition won. [Opposition candidate Guillermo FORD - comments.]

Rabel, Ed;
Utley, Garrick

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