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Poland / Priest Murder / Trial #535129

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 27, 1984
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(Studio) Beginning of trial of those accused of murder of Polish priest, Father Jerzy Popieluszko, who supported Solidarity, reported.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Torun, Poland) Unusual nature of trial in Torun, Poland, noted to be its availability for public reports Those accused cited to be Captain Grzegorz Piotrowski, Lieutenant Waldemar Chmielewski, Lieutenant Leszek Pekala and Colonel Adam Pietruszka. Reasons for public trial, ordered by government of Prime Min. Wojciech Jaruzelski, stated. Attendance of many people at grave of Father Popieluszko, in Warsaw, mentioned.
REPORTER: Paul Miller

Miller, Paul;
Utley, Garrick

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