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South Korea / Martial Law #270581

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 18, 1980
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(Studio) Violent student protests said continuing in South Korea despite imposition of martial law. Riots in Kwangju described. Assassination of President Park Chung Hee recalled.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Seoul, South Korea) President Choi Kyu Hah said only remaining civilian authority. General Lee Hi Song described as chief of martial law and head of KCIA. Mil. incidents involving North Korean forces along DMZ (demilitarized zone) said to have provided excuse for imposing martial law.
REPORTER: Bruce Dunning

Dean, Morton;
Dunning, Bruce

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