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Commentary (Gorbachev / Winter Problems) #566087

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 28, 1989
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(Prague, Czechoslovakia: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(NYC: John Chancellor) Approaching winter reported heightening problems faced by USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev; "Newsweek" magazine quoted with regard to Soviet soap shortage. Many Russians noted wanting government to return to strong hand; econ. situation discussed.

(Prague, Czechoslovakia: Tom Brokaw) Raisa Gorbachev reported planning to shop in Rome, Italy, during husband's meeting with Pope; details given.

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John

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