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El Salvador-US Relations #63894

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 05, 1980
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(Studio) United States reported suspending military and economic aid to El Salvador following deaths of 4 Americans there this week; details given.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(San Salvador, El Salvador) 3 nuns and Catholic social worker said 1st American victims of El Salvador's political violence; backgrounds of Dorothy Kazel, Jean Donovan, Ida Ford and Maura Clarke given, photos shown. Discovery of womens' bodies recalled; films shown. Departure today from Nicaragua of Maryknoll nuns in support of murdered sisters noted. [Maryknoll regional dir. Sister Geraldine BRAKE - comments.] Clarke and Ford funerals said held tomorrow in El Salvador.
REPORTER: Cathy Barbour

Barbour, Cathy;
Robinson, Max

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