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West Germany / Elections #205493

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 15, 1969
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(Studio) National elections to be held in 2 weeks
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Bonn, West Germany) Christian Demos, and Social Democrats rule cntry, in coalition government SDU leader Kurt Kiesinger is Chancellor and his For. Min. Willy Brandt heads SPD. Coalition government probably to continue. Kiesinger former Nazi Party member and youth won't let him forget, Brandt's image not as good as Kiesinger's. Anti-Fascist protests follow 3rd party, NPD, Fight shown. CDU right-wing led by Finance Min. Franz Josef Strauss He's far-right and attracts protests like NPD, Calls students animals.
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Bill

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