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Poland #513514

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 19, 1981
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(Studio) USSR President Leonid Brezhnev's message of congratulations to Poland's Wojciech Jaruzelski with regard to that latter's role as leader of Polish Communist party reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Warsaw, Poland) Presence of USSR military convoy in Zyrardow, Poland, where textile strike conts., discussed; films shown. Position of striking employees examined.
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Studio) Kremlin message sent to Jaruzelski compared to that sent to former party leader Stanislaw Kania; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Reagan administration's response to Poland's political changes reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) State Department's position on Jaruzelski's leadership detailed. [Department spokesperson Alan ROMBERG - hopes government-labor dialogue will continue.] Likelihood of USSR invasion considered.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Chancellor, John;
Cochran, John;
Kalb, Marvin;
Mudd, Roger

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