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NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 15, 1980
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(Studio) Threat by farmers desiring recognition of independent union and tomorrow's commemoration of victims of 1970 food riots in Gdansk noted; arrival of United States industrialist Armand Hammer in Warsaw for mtgs. with Communist party Idr. Stanislaw Kania reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Warsaw, Poland) Hammer-Kania meeting examined; films shown. [HAMMER and KANIA - exchange pleasantries in English and Polish, respectively.] [HAMMER - comments on USSR , President Leonid Brezhnev, rumors of Soviet invasion of Poland.] Completion of monument in Gdansk to workers killed in food riots noted; union leader Lech Walesa quoted. Ceremony said attended by representatives of Poland's government, union and Church.

(Studio) Rumors of Warsaw Pact invasion of Poland this week noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Hart, John

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