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Czechoslovakia / Protest / New York Times #205142

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 21, 1969
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(Studio) Czechs protest on anniversary of Soviet invasion. Tanks called up to fight 100,000 in Wenceslas Square.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Prague, Czechoslovakia) Czechs resist USSR again; this time Czech police do shooting. Crowds gather in Square to protest. They shout "Long Live Dubcek." Police use tear gas and water cannons. Czech Communist leaders may lose jobs because of this.
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

(Studio) Czech government expels New York Times correspondent Paul Hofmann, and orders their office closed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Bill

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