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France / Mitterrand #276975

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 10, 1981
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(Studio) Victory of Francois Mitterrand in French elecs. reported Valery Giscard d' Estaing said defeated for second term.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Paris, France) Celebrations shown. 23 years conservative government noted ended. Mitterrand and Giscard shown voting. New legislature elecs. predicted in June. Imp. of majority in national assembly noted.
REPORTER: Bernard Redmont

(Studio) United States reaction reported

(DC) Communist party said not thought to have stronger role in next government Mitterrand characterized as pragmatist. Nationalizing of some inds. such as pharmaceuticals predicted. Effect on United States business noted.
REPORTER: Richard Roth

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton;
Redmont, Bernard;
Roth, Richard
Duration:
00:03:30

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