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China, PR / Hong Kong Reaction #122945

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 08, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Hong Kong: Ken Kashiwahara) Response of Hong Kong to events in China featured; details given of fear that repressive dictatorship will take hold of Hong Kong when it soon comes under Chinese rule; scenes shown. [Hong Kong legislator Martin LEE - comments.] British governor of Hong Kong reported mtg. with Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher to request that it be made easier for Hong Kong residents to move to Britain. [Voice of THATCHER - offers reassurance to Hong Kong.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken
Duration:
00:02:00

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