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Poland / Strike #272419

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 24, 1980
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(Studio) Shake-up in Polish government as result of workers' strike announced. Premier Edward Babiuch said replaced by Jozef Pinkowski.
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

(Warsaw, Poland) Party leader Edward Gierek named. Govt. negotiators said led by Mieczyslaw Jagielski. His meeting with strike leader Lech Walesa shown. Pope John Paul II's letter to Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski mentioned.
REPORTER: Gordon Joseloff

(Studio) Letter from Pope said published by Vatican today.
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

(Castel Gondolfo, Italy) Pope shown greeting pilgrims at Castel Gondolfo. Pope's position with regard to strike explained. `
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Studio) Tass report with regard to resignation of Polish premier Babiuch cited. USSR said maintaining cautious stance with regard to strike.

Reporter(s):
Bradley, Ed;
Joseloff, Gordon;
Quint, Bert
Duration:
00:04:30

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