NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 27, 1990
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.
(Nicaragua: Ed Rabel) Impact of American invasion of Panama on elections in Nicaragua featured; scenes shown of Daniel Ortega, who is expected to win election. [Sandinista leader Luis CARREON - says there are hurt feelings due to American action.] Health problems of opposition candidate Violeta de Chamorro noted; scenes shown of both campaigning. [Opposition leader Alfredo CESAR - talks about lack of resources.] Former President Jimmy Carter noted looking into allegations of Sandinista campaign abuses. [CESAR - talks about Ortega's failure.]
(Studio: Garrick Utley; Nicaragua: Ed Rabel) Issue of Sandinistas' hope to legitimize its government through the elections cited.
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