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Poland / Economy Referendum #313678

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 30, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Warsaw, Poland: Bert Quint) Polish economy reform referendum reported; details given, scenes shown. No. refusing to vote cited. [Solidarity spokesperson Janusz ONYSZKIEWICZ - says people didn't sign authorities' blank check.] Abstentions reported preventing major necessary for economy reform's passage. Scenes shown of people buying food, fearing reform would pass and prices would increase Polish communist chief General Wojciech Jaruzelski noted more. vulnerable within party after referendum; scenes shown. USSR economy reform and general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev mentioned.

Quint, Bert;
Rather, Dan

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