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ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 07, 1976
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(Studio) Moderate vice-prem., Teng Hsiao-ping, stripped of all government posts. Hua Kuo-feng installed as premier
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(People's Republic of China) Pol. protests held for Teng and against leftists, led by Mao Tsetung's wife, broke Teng's political back. Leftists used violence to turn China's ruling body against Teng. Photos of protest shown. Hua believed moderate but is loyal to Mao.
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara (narrates)

(Hong Kong, Japan) Reporter speculates on next move of crowd that protested in Tien An Men Sq.
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara

(Studio) CIA Director George Bush, ex-hd. of United States mission to China, says Hua's promotion wouldn't hurt US-USSR relations
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Kashiwahara, Ken;
Reasoner, Harry

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