NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 22, 1980
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(Studio) Secretary of State Edmund Muskie's statement on Poland's labor problems outlined; strikes reported spreading. Details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Warsaw, Poland) Polish government said denying that Communist party leader Edward Gierek has just returned from Moscow; situation in Warsaw discussed; films shown. Coverage of strikes by Polish newspapers and television outlined; role of Catholic Church in Poland and strikes considered. Alleged meeting between deputy prime minister and strikers in Szczecin reported.
REPORTER: Gene Randall
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