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ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 24, 1989
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Stmt. from Secretary of State James Baker that United States would approve intervention from USSR on behalf of pro-demo. forces in Romania explained.

(Moscow, USSR : Jim Laurie) Rejection by Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev of Soviet intervention in Romania reported; details given of Soviet cong.'s condemnation of both Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979 and of use of troops in Georgia, USSR . Issue of move for independent by Lithuania, USSR , noted; scenes shown. Demonstrations in nearby Moldavia, USSR , in support of changes in Romania shown.

Donaldson, Sam;
Laurie, Jim

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