National Press Club

Military Situation in El Salvador

December 1, 1989

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Run time: 61 minutes

The Salvadoran officials discuss the status of El Salvador's continuing war with leftist guerrillas, emphasizing the role of Soviet support for the rebels that is channeled through Nicagagua and Cuba. The Soviet role in Central America is expected to be on the agenda at the Bush-Gobachev Malta summit conference beginning December 2.