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ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 11, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Pol. reform in USSR reported Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Walter Rodgers) Loss of job as leader of communist party in Moscow, USSR , by Boris Yeltsin reported Yeltsin's earlier criticism of slow pace of reform by USSR leader Mikhail Gorbachev recalled. Soviet television spokesperson announcement of Yeltsin's dismissal given. Lev Zaikov, ally of Kremlin #2 man Yegor Ligachev, noted named to head Moscow party organization Possible impact of change on Gorbachev's economy reforms stated.

Jennings, Peter;
Rodgers, Walter

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