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Romania / Ceausescu Death #325256

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 26, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Bucharest, Romania: Bob Simon) Romanian television reported bdcsting. scenes from trial and execution of Nicolae Ceausescu and his wife Elena Ceausescu; details given, scenes shown. [WOMAN - says Ceausescu should have been punished more prior to his death.] Ceausescu's massacre in Timisoara, Romania, recalled. New leader Ion Iliescu noted USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev's friend. Econ. and soc. dvts. outlined; scenes shown of printing of more newspapers. Romanian revolution noted just beginning.

Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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