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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 18, 1984
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(Studio) Denouncement of Polish government's ban on crosses in schoolrooms by pro-Solidarity priest in Warsaw reported Details given.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Warsaw, Poland) Implications of public's response to government's ban on crosses in classrooms examined; Lech Walesa's assessment of situation quoted, outlined. Govt. action against students who refused to sign declaration on issue discussed; General Wojciech Jaruzelski's commitment on issue noted. Cardinal Jozef Glemp's reassignment of militant, pro-Solidarity priest Fr. Mieczyslaw Nowak to remote church in effort to appease government recalled.
REPORTER: John Cochran

Cochran, John;
Palmer, John

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