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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 30, 1975
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(Studio) Policeman dies of wounds received in holdup by Basque ntlists. Resistance to Franco government conts. in North Spain.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(N. Spain) General strike occurs in Basque area. Slogans against Franco put up. Cars turned over and roads blocked.
REPORTER: David Burrington

(Zarauz, Spain) 1 of guerrillas executed came from here. Most factory workers on strike. They protest execution and repression. At memorial service, guerrilla's mother told mourners to continue fight for freedom. Son accused of killing policeman. Violence deplored but many Basques killed and tortured by police. Basques want to fly own flag and pick their own officials. They want to be federated to Spain but not be slave to it. They hope Franco regime won't last much longer.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) At UN, Spanish foreign minister received snub from many diplomats.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Burrington, David;
Chancellor, John

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