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Poland #277581

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 09, 1981
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(Studio) Celebration of World War II end in Poland reported Vast changes in Poland in past year noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Warsaw, Poland) Burning of police building near Warsaw by youths, some said drunk, cited as example of change in country. Scenes shown. Reaction security forces said new aspect of Polish life. Dissident leaders' role noted. Scenes shown. News media's praise of dissidents said also new element. Police said not retaliating. Ceremony marking end of World War II shown. Present absence of strikes and strike threats noted. Mtg. for release of political prisoners in Poland reported Openness of meeting said unusual.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

Reporter(s):
Quint, Bert;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:10

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