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Germany, Dr / 30th Anniversary / Brezhnev #260934

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 06, 1979
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(Studio) 30th anniversary of founding of East Germany announced. Leonid Brezhnev quoted with regard to USSR troop strength in central Europe and United States nuclear forces in West Europe.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(East Berlin, Germany, DR) Brezhnev shown announcing withdrawal of troops from East Germany. NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) and Warsaw Pact mentioned. Berlin wall noted. Erich Honecker government's law making it a crime for East Germans to complain about conditions to an alien cited.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Report with regard to Washington, DC reactions to Brezhnev speech introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Carter administration described as reacting warily to speech. Speech analyzed with regard to current troop strength of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) and Warsaw countries.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Reporter(s):
Fenton, Tom;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:04:20

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