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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 18, 1981
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(Studio) Significance of newspaper strike in Poland, organization by Solidarity, noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Warsaw, Poland) Newspaper strike discussed; films shown. Work stoppage by produce vendors as well cited; goals of newspaper strike outlined. [Solidarity spokesperson Janusz ONYSZKIEWICZ - defs. walkout.] Govt. warning to newspaper strikers mentioned.
REPORTER: Steve Mallory

(Studio) United States government reported agreeing to sell low-cost food to Catholic Church for distribution in Poland; details given.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Chicago, Illinois) Flight of Polish refugees to United States examined; case of Igor and Gratsina Chasinski believed illustrating situation. [Igor CHASINSKI - fears USSR invasion of Poland.] Refugee relief efforts here discussed. [Agency director Andrew PRZYBYLO - notes temporary welfare.] Polish emigre named, shown. No. of refugees awaiting entry to United States in Vienna, Austria, noted.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs (KOA-TV newstape)

Mallory, Steve;
Mudd, Roger

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