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Portugal / Spain #484724

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 08, 1975
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(Studio) Portugal gets its 5th cabinet since army coup last year Anti-Communists protest. Premier Vasco Goncalves promises repression of those who work against his government

(Lisbon, Portugal) President Francisco Costa Gomes reaffirms his faith in Goncalves. Socialists and popular demos. boycott new government because it doesn't representative moderates. General Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho refuses post in new government; doesn't think it'll work. New foreign minister Mario Ruivo is Communist sympathizer. Secret NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) material usually made available to foreign minister. Tension exists.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy

(Studio) Commander Spain's armed forces says some soldiers consider doing what Portuguese army did, but major officers loyal.

Hart, John;
McCarthy, Lee

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