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Portugal #35033

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 27, 1975
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(Studio) Portuguese government in military purge,following left-wing military coup. Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho, left-wing leader, and army chief of staff, General Carlos Alberto Fabiao, relieved of posts. Arrests made.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Lisbon) Costa Gomes cracks down on leftists. Press silenced. Public gatherings illegal. Left-wing counter-move expected. Mbr. Maoist faction notes confusion. Time not right for uprising. Costa Gomes implies he'll meet force with force.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry;
Wordham, Bill
Duration:
00:02:00

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