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Treatment of Russians in US, Americans In USSR #12704

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 05, 1971
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(Studio) USSR says no longer able guarantee safety of Americans, in USSR because US government involved in anti-Russian demonstrations in US.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) State Department rejects accusation of United States government involvement. [State Department spokesperson Robert McCLOSKEY - USSR statement raises specter of officially inspired retaliation. Threat most disturbing, doesn't help situation.] USSR government to be held responsible for any violence to Americans in USSR . Believed USSR hoping for police crackdown in United States versus Jewish demonstrations, Film shows New York City demonstrations,
REPORTER: John Scali

Scali, John;
Smith, Howard K.

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