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Polish Defectors / Emigres #514582

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 17, 1981
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(Studio) Reports introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Vancouver, Canada) Polish seamen reported sent to Vancouver as crew replacements; several noted deciding to defect. [Edward BEBENEK - states reason for defecting.] Bebenek's future in Canada discussed; films shown.
REPORTER: Jerry Thompson (CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) News tape)

(Vienna, Austria) Description and situation of Polish emigres receiving visas to enter United States detailed; films shown. Prof. and Mrs. Zbigniew Pawolowski cited as example [PAWOLOWSKIS - state feelings.]
REPORTER: Fred Francis

Chancellor, John;
Francis, Fred;
Thompson, Jerry

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