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Poland / Strikes #115963

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 04, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Offer from Roman Catholic Church to mediate strikes between workers and government in Poland reported Report introduced.

(Gdansk, Poland: David Ensor) Visit by Catholic officials to striking shipyard empls. in Gdansk and to steel plant in Nowa Huta reported; details given, scenes shown. [Catholic church advisor Tadeusz MAZOWIECKI - (thru translator) says we must try to settle problem.] Critical statement from government rep., Jerzy Urban, about Gdansk strikers and role of Lech Walesa reported

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Stmt. from Polish government official that government might meet with Walesa if strike ends reported

Reporter(s):
Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:01:40

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