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Czechoslovakia / Political Developments #566263

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 10, 1989
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(Studio: Mary Alice Williams) Report introduced.

(Prague, Czechoslovakia: Rick Davis) End of Communist party domination of government in Czechoslovakia featured; scenes shown of singing ancient song and of new government members following resignation of President Gustav Husak. [New cabinet MBR. - (thru translator) comments.] Playwright Vaclav Havel shown making speech to crowd in square in Prague, Czechoslovakia; details given of presidential candidacies of Havel, Prime Min. Ladislav Adamec and Alexander Dubcek, who led reform movement that was crushed by Soviet tanks in 1968. Lyrics of various traditional Czech songs quoted.

Davis, Rick;
Williams, Mary Alice

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