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Czechoslovakia / Gen. Strike / Workers and Protest #324800

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 27, 1989
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(Prague, Czechoslovakia: Dan Rather) Recent changes in E. Europe reviewed. USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev reported meeting this week with Pope John Paul II and President Bush. Pro-demo. demonstrators reported mounting "liberty bell" at site that once featured statue of Joseph Stalin in Prague; details given of workers' general strike, scenes shown. [Opposition leader Michael HORACEK - urges peaceful reform.] Pressure upon new Prime Min. Ladislav Adamec noted. Report introduced

(Bratislava, Czechoslovakia: Tom Fenton) General strike in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia, reported; details given, scenes shown. [DEMONSTRATORS - (thru translator) comment on situation.]

Fenton, Tom;
Rather, Dan

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