NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 04, 1975
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(Studio) Rptd. Premier Vasco Goncalves wants to quit. Mil. regime say newspapers lie.
REPORTER: John Hart
(Portugal) Soldiers ordered to protect Communist party headquarters refused to do so. 240-member military assembly split by move to oust Goncalves. Move by moderates failed and 7 incling. foreign minister resigned. Some moderate officers transferred to prevent countercoup. Ofrs. refuse order and some vote no-confidence in Goncalves. Enlisted men not as Communist as gens.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy
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