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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 15, 1984
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(Studio) Svetlana Alliluyeva, Joseph Stalin's daughter, recalled recently returning to USSR after defecting to West 17 years ago.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Moscow, USSR ) Alliluyeva's confrontation with West media here today and implications of her remarks examined; films shown. [ALLILUYEVA - won't talk to reporters, will obey this society's rules.] Efforts of United States dipls. to determine status of Alliluyeva's daughter Olga, an American citizen, noted proceeding at request of child's father, William Peters; details given, photos shown. For. ministry's traditional handling of returned defectors described.
REPORTER: Steve Mallory

Brokaw, Tom;
Mallory, Steve

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