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Soviet Jews / Emigration #235035

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 27, 1974
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(Studio) Senator Henry Jackson attempts to keep USSR from having favored nation trading status unless USSR eliminates restrictions on Soviet Jews' emigration.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Moscow, USSR ) Before Nixon's visit, crackdown on political and religious activists took place in USSR . [Dissident Mikhail AGURSKY - says Russian officials arrested 40 Soviet Jews to protest Jackson amendment with regard to Jews.] [Dissident Inez RUBIN - believes Soviet Jews should be permitted to leave.] [AGURSKY - thinks several hundred thousand Jews would leave USSR if laws relaxed.]
REPORTER: Murray Fromson

Fromson, Murray;
Mudd, Roger

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