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New Greek Government / Reaction / Cyprus #32489

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 24, 1974
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(Studio) Return of civilian government to power in Greece recs. widespread acclaim. United States favorable to new government of Premier Caramanlis. Turkey also welcomes change.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Athens, Greece) Giant demonstration of joy underway in Athens' streets. Caramanlis wildly cheered by Greeks.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) New Greek regime offers amnesty to all political prisoners. New government also recognizes Archbishop Makarios as legitimate head of Cyprus. On Cyprus, new president, Clerides, promises new elections in few mos. and Makarios could run as candidate; Heavy fighting conts. in Nicosia, Cyprus, despite cease-fire.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Reporter(s):
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reasoner, Harry;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:03:40

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