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China, PR / Government Crackdown / Fang Lizhi #327478

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 18, 1989
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Beijing, China, PR: John Sheahan) Chinese government reported making it more difficult for people to leave country during time in which it is arresting members of the democrat movement; details given of new rules with regard to foreign visas and procedures for Chinese students now in United States who may return to China and try to leave again. Scenes shown from student protests and from Chinese TV's propaganda attacks on United States and Voice of American; details given of sheltering of dissident Fang Lizhi by United States embassy.

(Studio: Connie Chung) Warning from Representative Thomas Foley to China about Fang's status detailed.

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Sheahan, John
Duration:
00:02:20

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