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India / Gandhi Assassination Aftermath #294429

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 02, 1984
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(Studio) Death toll as Hindu violence against Sikhs conts. in India following yesterday's assassination of Prime Min. Indira Gandhi reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(New Delhi, India) Apparent extent of mob violence against Sikhs examined; films shown. [SIKH - explains seeking refuge in temple.] [Prime Min. Rajiv GANDHI - appeals for calm.] Preparations for his mother's funeral tomorrow and concerns over mourners' possible violence discussed; Secretary of State George Shultz noted heading United States delegation. Anonymous caller said warning of Sikh plot to kill foreign leaders during funeral.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

(Studio) State Department said announcing suspension of efforts to arrange New Delhi mtg. between Shultz and USSR Prime Min. Nikolai Tikhonov; details given.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Fenton, Tom;
Schieffer, Bob

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