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Czechoslovakia / Defection #441001

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 08, 1968
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(Studio) 5 Soviet soldiers defect to Sweden, protesting Czech occupation. 2 want to stay there; others want to go to United States or Canada. Czechoslovakia denounces irresponsible groups demonstrating against USSR .
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Czechoslovakia) Soviet armor near Prague on Friendship Day.
REPORTER: Bill Brown

(Prague, Czechoslovakia) Czech party leader Alexander Dubcek led Czech delegation at Red Army cemetery ceremony. Most in crowd were veterans or party bureaucrats. Peace monument unveiled. USSR and Czech gens. vow friendship and Communist intlism. Youths remove and burn Soviet flags.
REPORTER: Bill Brown

Brinkley, David;
Brown, Bill

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