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Poland #508390

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 02, 1980
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(Studio) Alleged USSR military activity on Poland's borders with East Germany and USSR reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) United States approach to situation and apparent continuing increase of USSR pressure on Poland detailed; map shown. [Secretary of State Edmund MUSKIE, Ronald Reagan aide Richard ALLEN - comment.] White House Press Secretary Jody Powell quoted.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Poland's problems with regard to economy and independent trade unions said eased somewhat by USSR loan; details given, Karl Marx mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Warsaw, Poland) Current atmosphere here noted; today's speech by Prime Min. Josef Pinkowski quoted. Govt. purges, expected tomorrow, thought not affecting Stanislaw Kania.

(Studio) Results of tonight's purges mentioned; warning to USSR from Common Mkt. leaders meeting in Luxembourg reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Hart, John;
Kalb, Marvin

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