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USSR / Religion In Lithuania #324882

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 30, 1989
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(Rome, Italy: Dan Rather) History of religion persecution in Rome, Italy, reviewed; scenes shown. Report introduced.

(Lithuania, USSR : Peter Van Sant) Relig. persecution in Lithuania, USSR , examined; details given, scenes shown from classes in newly opened seminary. [STUDENT - says more people will attend as religion freedoms incr.] [Student Romas GALIOUSKAS - (thru translator) comments on moral educ. provided by Catholic Church.] Refurbishing of church bldgs. that were desecrated during Nikita Khrushchev's rule noted; general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms mentioned. [MAN - (thru translator) comments.]

Rather, Dan;
Van Sant, Peter

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