NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 12, 1983
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(Studio) Polish government's announcement of higher food prices noted; similar move recalled catalyst to Solidarity's formation 3 years ago.
REPORTER: Connie Chung
(Warsaw, Poland) Increasing anti-government demonstrations in Poland examined; films shown. [CROWD - chants "Lech Walesa", "Ronald Reagan."] New law inhibiting freedom of speech explained; government crackdown on Walesa's priest Father Henryk Jankowski discussed. Walesa's wife mentioned accepting husband's Nobel Peace Prize in Norway next month; Walesa said inviting Chilean trade union leader to Nobel ceremony. Pol. maneuver inherent in Walesa's invitation to Chilean explained.
REPORTER: John Cochran
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