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China, PR / Human Rights / Amnesty International / Pol. Changes #496815

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 27, 1978
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(Studio) Amnesty International's report on human rights in China (PR) detailed. Org.'s Nobel Peace Prize award in 1977 mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Details of Amnesty International report given. State Department noted to withhold comment until report studied.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

(Studio) Apparent meeting in Peking that could result in vice-premier Teng Hsiao-ping's becoming premier noted. Position reported now held by Hua Kuo-feng, who was protege of Mao Tse-tung. Wall poster campaign in Peking, concerning Mao and Teng, described. Film shown. In-studio interview with reporter Jack Reynolds, who was recently in Peking. Reporter is asked how 1 knows which wall posters are important
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Posters that are allowed to stay up for day or so, not pulled down by authorities immediately, said to be important
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

(Studio) Question with regard to apparent meeting in Great Hall of the People.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Mtg. called important because it will chart direction in which China will go. Changes in China as result of this described.
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

Chancellor, John;
Reynolds, Jack;
Valeriani, Richard

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