Machu Picchu Speeches & Audio

U.S. Troops Deployed to Honduras to Battle Sandinistas

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U.S. Troops Deployed to Honduras to Battle Sandinistas

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On March 16, 1988, State Department spokesman Charles Redman describes the Sandinistas' primary objective in destroying resistance supplies in Honduras. President Ronald Reagan deployed combat troops to Honduras in an effort to support the Honduran government in its battle against the Sandinistas.