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Italy / Communists / Economy #42279

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 18, 1976
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(Studio) United States embassy in Rome opposes Communist role in future Italian govts. Premier Aldo Moro and Italian Communist leaders met last night with regard to economy
REPORTER: HR

(Rome, Italy) Govt. raises taxes to keep economy from collapsing. Gasoline costs $1.70 per gallon All petroleum imported. 1975 trade deficit due to fuel imports. Car prices and taxes noted. Lira lost 23% since Jam. Tax on alcohol and coffee incrd.
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry;
Zimmerman, Bill
Duration:
00:02:10

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