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Brezhnev / Poland #455744

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 07, 1971
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(Studio) Soviet party leader Leonid Brezhnev in Warsaw, Poland, calls far bilateral reduction of farces in Europe. USSR wants European security conference Brezhnev in Poland 1 year after riots.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Warsaw, Poland) Poland's ldr Edward Gierek to ask Communist party congress to support measures to raise standard of living, increase wages, produce mare consumer goods, build more hsing., expand trade with West. Rising prices and food shortages caused last year's riots; food still expensive. More West goods available, more private business. Wages incrd. Gierek must convince Poland that things are improving under his leadership to prevent another workers' uprising and USSR intervention.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn

Quinn, Charles;
Utley, Garrick

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