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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 20, 1980
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(Studio) Opening of trial in Peking, China (PR) of Gang of Four, include widow of Mao Tse-tung, noted; Jiang Qing's alleged response to hearing chgs. read mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Peking, China PR) Allegations against defs. said comparable to those at Nuremberg war crimes trials; details given, films shown. Implications of Jiang Qing's imprisonment and trial's relationship to reduction of Mao's standing in China discussed; portions of trial heard in Chinese.
REPORTER: Bruce Dunning

Cronkite, Walter;
Dunning, Bruce

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