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Waldheim / Austrian Elec., Nazi Allegations #310676

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 06, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Vienna, Austria: Tom Fenton) Kurt Waldheim's final campaign for Sunday's pres. election in Austria amidst continued revelations of his involvement in Nazi war crimes during World War II examined; allegations against him reviewed. Historical footage shown. Chgs. against him noted helping his campaign here; Austria's interpretation of its relationship with Adolf Hitler despite facts to the contrary described. Revival of cntry.'s latent anti-Semitism noted. [WOMAN - notes call among elder Austrians for Jews to leave.] [WALDHEIM - (thru translator) claims he was decent soldier.]

Fenton, Tom;
Rather, Dan

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