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El Salvador #77501

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 08, 1982
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(Studio) Intensification of El Salvador war reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(El Salvador) Latest government-guerrilla skirmish examined; films shown.
REPORTER: Hilary Brown

(Studio) 5 Democratic Representatives reported introduced legislature halting all military aid to El Salvador; Senator Robert Byrd noted proposing amending War Powers Act to prevent United States troops being sent overseas without Congress approval. [BYRD - explains his stance,President Reagan's public position on issue.] Alleged massacre in El Salvador in January discussed; Amnesty International's allegation against government noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Item recapped at end of broadcast

Brown, Hilary;
Reynolds, Frank

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