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USSR / Azerbaijan-Armenia Dispute #124782

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 17, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Yerevan: Rick Inderfurth) Continuation of fighting in Azerbaijan, USSR , and Armenians' pleas for help from Moscow featured; scenes shown from Armenia, USSR , of men planning to cross border to protect kinsmen in Azerbaijan and from meeting in town square in Yerevan, Armenia, USSR , to discuss disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan, USSR . Soviet military presence in Yerevan noted. [Two ARMENIANS - (thru translator) talk about conditions in capital city of Baku, Azerbaijan, USSR .]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Protest in Moscow against killings noted; scenes shown; President Mikhail Gorbachev mentioned. Clarification given of last night's report about history of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Inderfurth, Rick;
Jennings, Peter

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