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South Korea / Civil Unrest #527285

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 07, 1983
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(Studio) President Reagan, postponing planned stop in Philippines and 2 other ntns. during upcoming Asian tour, said still planning visit to South Korea.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Seoul, South Korea) Increasing student violence here in opposition to dictatorship of Chun Doo Hwan examined; films shown. Police surveillance of university classes and control over both curriculum and classroom discussions described; jail terms given students last week for passing out leaflets cited as example [Methodist Seminary professor Edward POITRAS - fears increasing radicalism comparable to government oppression.] Implications of trend towards anti-Americanism considered. [CROWD - shouts "Yankee go home."]
REPORTER: Stephen Frazier

Reporter(s):
Frazier, Stephen;
Palmer, John
Duration:
00:01:40

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