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Chile / Political Violence #534663

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 27, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Santiago, Chile) Contd. government violence against demonstrators protesting military dictatorship here examined; films shown. Mil. coup of democrat government 10 years ago recalled; dictator Augusto Pinochet's declaration of state of siege noted resulting in mass arrests. Details given, films shown. Incr. role of Catholic church in opposing Pinochet noted. [Reverend Christian PRECHT - will defense human rights.] [Pinochet SUPPORTER - accuses dictator's detractors of being communists]
REPORTER: Mike Boettcher

(Studio) Chilean government reported canceling all foreign press credentials; details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom

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