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Poland / United States Reaction #514534

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 15, 1981
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(Studio) No sign of general strike in Poland said evident. 3000 Solidarity officials said arrested.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Reagan administration responses to Polish situation said cautious.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Reports to White House on Polish situation noted. Reagan meeting with Agostino Cardinal Casaroli reported [President REAGAN - dismisses USSR charge of United States interference; says USSR intervention would be serious.] Larry Speakes quoted. Admin. actions with regard to situation said uncertain.
REPORTER: Emery King

(DC) [Ambassador to United States Romulad [Romuald] SPASOWSKI - notes food crisis.] $18 million in aid from United States charities reported United States suspension of food credits to Poland noted. [Bishop Edwin BRODERICK - is displeased with suspension of US government aid.] Suspension said possibly to be lifted if Polish government acts with restraint.
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

Chancellor, John;
Kalb, Bernard;
King, Emery;
Mudd, Roger

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