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Democrats call for US action to bar raids from Honduras

In the wake of the deaths of two Americans in a combat helicopter crash in Nicaragua, Democrats are calling for action by Congress and the Reagan administration to prevent US-built bases in Honduras from being used for raids across the border.

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Nicaragua's foreign minister, Miguel d'Escoto, appearing on NBC's ''Today'' show, said, ''We have documents to prove they were coming with a flight plan,'' and added that the helicopter could only have come from the CIA-built airport.

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