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Poland #268408

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 02, 1980
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(Studio) President Carter reported issuing warning to stay out of Poland; possible indications of Moscow's preparation for military intervention outlined.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(DC) Statement issued by Press Secretary Jody Powell quoted on screen. [Secretary of State Edmund MUSKIE - comments.] Actual United States impotence should USSR invade Poland and possible deterrents to such invasion discussed.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Pentagon analysts noted predicting invasion; Romania's foreign minister reported delivering his nation's protest of possible military intervention in Poland to President Leonid Brezhnev in Moscow. Tass' version of meeting reported.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(London, England) Collective warning issued by West European leaders at Common Mkt. meeting in Luxembourg reported; details given, films shown. European warning noted coming after W military officials have been banned from East Germany's border with Poland; details given USSR invasion of Czechoslovakia recalled; indications of incrd. USSR military activity outlined; NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) secretary general recalled stating that West couldn't intervene militarily. Details given
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) Pentagon's announcement of United States military exercises in West Germany reported; criticism of Poland's independent union, Solidarity, by labor supporter during meeting of Polish central committee quoted.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Warsaw, Poland) Central committee discussed; economy situation in Poland outlined. Films shown. Poland's history of nationalism recalled.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Studio) Portion of Poland's ruling Politburo reported fired today.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Dean, Morton;
Fenton, Tom;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Quint, Bert

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