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France / Elections #548856

NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 17, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President Francois Mitterrand said conceding defeat in yesterday's parliamentary elecs.; both socialists and conservatives said concerned over showing of ultraright-wing party

(Paris, France: Paul Miller) Controversy over National Front party leader Jean-Marie Le Pen due to his racist and anti-semitic positions examined; scenes shown. Le Pen's campaign tactics described. [Le PEN - (thru translator) calls for deporting foreign workers.] [Pol. analyst Paul AMAR - notes public's perception of relationship between large number Moslem workers in France and Mideast terrorism.] [Le PEN -hopes for greater election gains in the future.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Miller, Paul

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