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CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 01, 1976
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(Studio) Olympic games end today; political cloud noted. Soviets, 1st; E. Ger., 2nd; US, 3rd in gold medals. USSR diver apparently defects. Diver may be in hiding with daughter of United States millionaire.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Montreal, Quebec) 2 more Romanians defect. 5 E. bloc athletes seek asylum. USSR diver Sergei Nemtsanov's disappearance is mystery. Canada says man has sought asylum. USSR disbelieves this. Some think young man is dead. [Soviet diver Elena VEITSEKHOVSKAYA - speaks of kidnap possibility.] [Soviet swimming manager Gert BUROV - through interpreter, speaks of consequences, if boy not found Film of boy shown. Fort Lauderdale, Florida, man; Cincinnati, Ohio, woman may be involved in case.
REPORTER: Steve Young.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Young.], Steve

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