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Poland #267964

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 25, 1980
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(Studio) Continued labor unrest and threats of greater strikes in Poland reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Warsaw, Poland) Strike by railroad workers in Warsaw and Gdansk said called by independent trade union, Solidarity, as protest to government's way of granting pay raises; details given. Head of union local in Warsaw named, quoted; union member arrested last week after police raid on union headquarters named. General situation, from union's perspective, discussed. Parameters of USSR concern outlined.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Studio) State Department reported claiming that USSR troops near Polish border have been put on alert; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Quint, Bert

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