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Solzhenitsyn / Deportation #232882

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 13, 1974
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(Studio) Russian author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn banished from USSR . Solzhenitsyn arrested yesterday before deportation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cologne, West Germany) Solzhenitsyn arrives in West Germany for stay with Nobel Prize winner Heinrich Boll. Solzhenitsyn refuses to comment to reporters Solzhenitsyn phones wife in Moscow to assure her of his safety.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Moscow, USSR ) Kremlin says Solzhenitsyn's family may join him. Andrei Sakharov, Russian physicist, may be dealt with in same fashion as Solzhenitsyn. Reasons for exile rather than Prison term for Solzhenitsyn reviewed.
REPORTER: Murray Fromson

(Studio) Dep. news secretary Gerald Warren makes no comment with regard to deportation. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger says Russian author welcome to live in US.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [KISSINGER - sympathizes with fight for freedom of thought by Solzhenitsyn.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Reactions from China, Australia, Sweden, Britain with regard to Solzhenitsyn's deportation reviewed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Fromson, Murray;
Quint, Bert
Duration:
00:05:20

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