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Spasowski / United States Reaction #514637

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 21, 1981
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(Studio) Polish government reported planning to try Romuald Spasowski in absentia.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) National Sec. Council reported meeting at White House to discuss sanctions against Polish government Admin. reported stating resistance to government crackdown spreading in Poland. [President REAGAN - admires Spasowski for courage. Does not want to see situation continue.] Violence in Poland noted more brutal than reported [Polish-American congress spokesperson Aloysius MAZEWSKI - describes police violence.] Possible easing of immigration restrictions for Poles discussed.
REPORTER: John Palmer

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Palmer, John
Duration:
00:02:00

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