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France / Greenpeace Scandal #305544

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 26, 1985
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(Studio) Severity of tension in France-New Zealand relations described.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Paris, France) French government investigator Bernard Tricot's official findings in last month's bombing of Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior in New Zealand, for which French secret agents have been arrested, noted clearing government of any involvement; reaction to conclusions featured. Scenes shown. Tricot's findings outlined on screen. [New Zealand Prime Min. David LANGE, Greenpeace spokesperson Brian FITZGERALD - dismiss credibility of French report] Findings of Louis Harris poll on French public's response to government's possible use of terrorism against Greenpeace noted. [Poll spokesperson Laurence PARISOT - cite public's disapproval of government's action.]
REPORTER: David Andelman

Andelman, David;
Schieffer, Bob

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