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Portugal / Conflict #241429

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 12, 1975
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(Studio) Leftist government sets up military court; no appeal of its verdicts. 9 military officers expected to be tried 1st. They signed petition opposing swing leftward. Anti-Communist demonstrations in Vila Verde, Porto, Viseu and Tondela. 15 hurt in Viseu.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Portugal) Mil. circulates petition opposing Communist government Rtpd. signed by 1000. In north Portugal, most own land, are Catholic and are anti-Communist
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Braga, Portugal) They attack Communist party headquarters Soldiers escort 1 woman to safety from building Left-wing marines sent to areas to protect Communists Building sacked after marines left. Communist-front party headquarters sacked, too. Communist-dominated labor union headquarters also sacked.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

Mudd, Roger;
Quint, Bert

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