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Germany / Eastern Economy / Leipzig Protest #133775

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 25, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Unemployment protests in Germany reported; scenes shown from Leipzig, Germany.

(Eisenach, Germany: Jerry King) Economic problems in what used to be East Germany examined; scenes shown from the Wartburg car company plant; details given of the extent of unemployment and underemployment there. [WORKER - (thru translator) comments.] [Eastern worker Crista FISCHER - (thru translator) talks about commuting to western job.] [Eastern watch firm manager Kurt SELLECK - comments.] Statement from German Chancellor Helmut Kohl that no one would be hurt by German unification recalled.

Jennings, Peter;
King, Jerry

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