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E. Germany / Pol. Reform / Refugees #566206

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 08, 1989
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(East Berlin: Tom Brokaw) East German leader Egon Krenz reported dissolving Politburo in attempt to pacify those who are planning to leave country Report introduced.

(East Berlin: Mike Boettcher) Communist party members reported demonstrating in support of Politburo changes; scenes shown from East Berlin. [East German leader Guenter SCHABOWSKI - (thru translator) says new Politburo will solve East Germany's economy problems.] [KRENZ - (thru translator) expresses goals of new government]

(East Berlin: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(East Berlin: Arthur Kent) Refugees fleeing country reported affecting East German economy; details given, scenes shown. [Bus. OWNERS, EMPL. - comment on no. of empls. who have left East Germany.]

Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom;
Kent, Arthur

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