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USSR / Azerbaijan-Armenia Dispute / Armenian-Americans #329633

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jan 21, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Barry Petersen) Control of republic of Azerbaijan, USSR , by Soviet troops featured; scenes shown from capital city of Baku, Azerbaijan, USSR ; details given of local accusations against troops and Soviet leadership for sending in army. Azerbaijani protest march in Moscow shown. Situation in section of Armenia, USSR , populated by Azerbaijanis detailed; scenes shown of friendly stalemate with troops. Civil war between Moslem and Christian villagers noted; casualty scenes shown.

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(New York: Richard Roth) Blaming of ethnic enemies by Armenian-Americans featured; scenes shown of protests in American cities. [In New York City, Armenian WOMAN - says we are innocent victims.] [In Washington, DC, Armenian National Committee chairman Garo ARMENIAN - says Soviet troops will restore order.] Armenian rally in Los Angeles, California, and church service in Chicago, Illinois, shown.

Chung, Connie;
Petersen, Barry;
Roth, Richard

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