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South Korea / Elec. #106914

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 14, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Seoul, South Korea: Mark Litke) Upcoming president election in South Korea featured; details given, scenes shown of campaign rallies. Three leading cands. said to be Roh Tae Woo, Kim Dae Jung and Kim Young Sam; closeness of race noted. Possibility of violence and fraud in election detailed; scenes shown. [International Human Rights Law Group spokesperson Steve SCHNEEBAUM - discusses role of group monitoring election] Film from state-run television newscasts appealing to Koreans' fears about security shown. Mil. reported concerned about possibility of Kim Dae Jung victory. [Korean busman SONG Ju-In -says Koreans worthy of democracy.] Pol. rally shown.

Jennings, Peter;
Litke, Mark

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