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German Reunification #330070

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 02, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Berlin: Tom Fenton) Official birth of reunited Germany featured; live scenes shown from Berlin of street party stretching from Brandenburg Gate to both ends of city, last night's official celebration, police responding to protests and Western allies officially departing. [MAN, (thru translator) East Berlin OFFICIAL - comment.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Leipzig: Peter Van Sant) Protests against reunification in Leipzig, East Germany, birthplace of East German Democratic movement, featured; scenes shown from soccer riot; city's role in revolution recalled; price of merger noted. [Two WOMEN, laid-off worker Gisella KETCHMAR, Skinhead NAZI, newspaper editor Jan PETER - (some through translator) comment on reasons for discontent.]

Fenton, Tom;
Rather, Dan;
Van Sant, Peter

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