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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 14, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Defense Secretary Dick Cheney reported proposing that United States troop nos. be reduced next year; details given. Cheney noted also requesting product of more Stealth bombers.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Sofia, Bulgaria: Arthur Kent) Demonstrators reported protesting Bulgarian parliament's delay of vote that will determine future of Communist party's monopoly there; details given, scenes shown from Sofia, Bulgaria. [Dissident author Zhalyo ZHELI - says people want democrat] Communist party leader Petar Mladenov noted jeered by crowd; scenes shown.

Brokaw, Tom;
Kent, Arthur

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