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NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 12, 1969
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(Studio) Greece drops out of Council of Europe knowing Council would suspend or expel it for failing to restore democrat Greece to stay in NATO.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Paris, France) Greek For. Min. Papadopoulos announces withdrawal. Council set up 20 years ago by 18 cntrys.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley (narrates)

(London, England) 28-yr. old Greek exile, Pericles Korovessis, testifies before Council He's an actor. [KOROVESSIS - tells of torture and pain by police to get information Got electric shock in hospital. Still not well.]
REPORTER: Ray Scherer

Huntley, Chet;
Scherer, Ray

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