This program is 12 minutes long
(Studio: Carole Simpson) All of Czechoslovakia's political parties reported nomination Vaclav Havel for president and Alexander Dubcek as parliament chairperson
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Two Americans, CBS News producer Jon Meyersohn and businessman Doug Mullen, reported released after being held hostage in Panama following United States invasion.
(Panama City, Panama: John McKenzie) Comments from new Panamanian government about General Manuel Noriega, who is still at large, featured. [President Guillermo ENDARA - says the people do not want Noriega and that he has taken over an invaded country that is in total anarchy.] Defense Department video shown of invasion. Life in post-invasion Panama City, Panama, noted, shown.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Revised casualty figs. from Pentagon given.
(Panama City, Panama: Forrest Sawyer) Progress in American military operations featured; scenes shown of Noriega loyalists surrendering and from streets of Panama City. [American military SPOKESPERSON - says we are making progress.] [In street, American SOLDIER - comments.] Issue of formation of and loyalty of a new Panamanian police force detailed.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Appearance of Secretary of Defense Dick Cheney on "This Wk." to answer questions about Panama and Romania noted.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.
(Atlanta, Georgia: Mike von Fremd) Cold weather in South featured; various weather scenes shown. [Texas utilities' Pat NUGENT - says there is a state- wide energy alert.] [MAN - says he ran into ditch.]
(NYC: Ron Claiborne) Frigid weather in N.E. featured; scenes shown of plight of homeless in northern cities. [Homeless MAN - comments.]
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Recap of developments in Romania and Panama given; scenes shown of continued fighting in Bucharest, Romania, despite arrest of ousted President Nicolae Ceausescu. American mil reported continuing occupation of Panama and the hunt for General Manuel Noriega.