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France / South Pacific Politics / Greenpeace #305895

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 14, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Paris, France) French President Francois Mitterrand's South Pacific tour in effort to defense France's nuclear testing in area and political problems he faced in wake of bombing of Greenpeace ship in New Zealand, for which French intelligence agents are charged, examined; scenes shown. [New Zealand Prime Min. David LANGE - denounces visit.] Mitterrand mentioned ordering French navy to monitor Greenpeace flotilla protesting further nuclear testing at Mururoa Atoll. [Greenpeace SPOKESPERSON - is ready for confrontation.] Evidence against French intelligence agents in New Zealand reviewed.
REPORTER: David Andelman

Andelman, David;
Schieffer, Bob

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