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Burma / Protests #322909

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 26, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(London, England: Anthony Mason) Student protests reported dismantling Burma's government; details of this summer's riots given, scenes shown. Protesters reported rallying behind Aug San Suu Kyi, daughter of hero who led fight for independence prior to his assassination in 1947; historic film shown. [University of London spokesperson Robert TAYLOR - comments on situation.] Pol. demise of Ne Win recalled. Present leader Maung Maung discussed.

Reporter(s):
Mason, Anthony;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:01:50

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