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Panama Invasion 0

December 20, 1989 – Deposing Noriega

December 20, 1989 – CBS Radio News – reports and bulletins – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 20, 1989 – Shortly after midnight on this day, A U.S. invasion force of some 20,000 troops came ashore in Panama with the objective of removing Panamanian strong-man Manuel Noriega and putting...

Warsaw - December 1981 0

December 20, 1981 – Vigil In Warsaw

December 20, 1981 – CBS Radio News on The Hour – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 20, 1981. Troubling word from Poland this day. The Military crackdown on Solidarity spread from Gdansk to Warsaw and throughout the country. New restrictions were put in place, including the banning of all...