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Mideast / Poland / Unrest #267979

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 26, 1980
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(Studio) Jordan reported putting military on alert with regard to Syrian troop build-up at border. Situation detailed. Arab League meeting alluded to. Iran-Iraq war dvts. noted. Poland problems detailed. Strike action by Solidarity ntl. union reported Mil. intervention by USSR said possibility.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Warsaw, Poland) Situation detailed. Jailing of Jan Narozniak said element in situation. Narozniak's theft and publicizing of government document noted. Scenes of meeting; shown. Extent of planned strike given.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Moscow, USSR ) Scenes of Soviet-Polish maneuvers operations shown. Film, said shot some time ago, reported shown on Polish TV. Soviet press coverage said hardline. USSR stance reported.
REPORTER: Gordon Joseloff

(DC) October 1980 film of Polish meeting shown. Possibility that Polish labor mvt. is veering out of control considered. Worsening of situation said State Department concern. USSR troop strength reported 2 reassurances noted. Situation said bad, but no especially action noted.
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer

Cronkite, Walter;
Joseloff, Gordon;
Quint, Bert;
Sawyer, Diane

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