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Hungary / Invasion Recalled #327924

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 12, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) USSR 's invasion of Hungary in 1956 recalled; scenes shown from Budapest, Hungary. Report introduced.

(Budapest, Hungary: Bernard Goldberg) Hungarians noted feeling freer than any other Soviet bloc nation; historic scenes shown from 1956. [Invasion survivor Miklos VASHERHAI - describes scene.] USSR 's recent troop withdrawal from Hungary and rehabilitation of Imre Nagy discussed. [Writer Miklos HERAVSKI - comments on reforms here; says Communist party is collapsing; says Hungary and Poland have had their Tiananmen Sq. massacres.] Failure of Communism here noted. [Pol. activist Miklos SUKOSD - says tanks can't crush freedom.]

Reporter(s):
Goldberg, Bernard;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:05:20

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