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Czechoslovakia / Schools / Hajek #442135

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 03, 1968
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(Studio) Czechoslovakian cabinet meets to discuss Soviet offer of aid. Rptd. loan of $400 million, trade pact and reparations for invasion damages. Rptd. Moscow talking of subway system for Prague. Students leave vigil at statue of King Wenceslas after Soviets say they'll clear area with tanks. Soviets leave some public bldgs. but control border crossings. Censorship returns. Schedules reopen.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Prague, Czechoslovakia) Students shown returning to schools. Students and teachers subdued. People fear talk. [TEACHER - thinks pupils sad due to recent events. 7 mos. freedom already gone.]
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Studio) Czech For. Min. Jiri Hajek reported in Switzerland. Soviet press accuses him of treason; says he worked with Germans in World War II. Rumored he planned government in exile. Czech sources deny this.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

Huntley, Chet;
Utley, Garrick

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