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Poland / Strikes #272314

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1980
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(Studio)' Continued labor unrest in Poland said spreading from Gdansk; Moscow said breaking its silence with warning that Edward Gierek's government will not be changed by strikers.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

(Warsaw, Poland) Situation among striking workers at shipyard examined; films shown. Strike's impact on Gdansk and on Poland in general discussed. [Interpress spokesperson Miroslaw WOJCIECHOWSKI - comments.] Striking worker quoted.
REPORTER: Gordon Joseloff

(DC) Carter administration said relieved that so far USSR isn't giving signs of getting involved militarily. [State Department spokesperson David PASSAGE - comments.] Strikes said evidently spreading to smaller Polish towns; details given.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Train collision in Torun, Poland, reported; films shown.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

Joseloff, Gordon;
Kuralt, Charles;
Pierpoint, Robert

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