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Special (Tito's Yugoslavia) #486458

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 1976
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(Studio) Yugoslavia's President Josip Broz Tito came to power in World War II era, along with Stalin, Mao Tse-tung, Churchill and Roosevelt; has outlasted all, but is now 84 years old. Background of Tito's rule noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Belgrade, Yugoslavia) Memorial near Belgrade to Yugoslav victims of Nazis and results of such action noted; nearby is auto. plant. Yugoslavia's brand of Communism noted; is concept of Josip Broz Tito. Feeling of people with regard to Tito noted; most wonder what will happen after his death. Tito's preparation for party control noted; US-Yugoslavia relations have deteriorated; case of Tito's denunciation of United States Ambassador Laurence Silberman over release of United States prisoner from country cited. Attempts to show country not under Washington, DC or Moscow influence noted.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

Reporter(s):
Briggs, Fred;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:04:10

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