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USSR / Georgia Unrest #567862

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 10, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze reported en route to Georgia, USSR . Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Bob Abernethy) Demonstrations for independent reported continuing in Soviet Georgia; scenes shown from Tbilisi, USSR . [PEOPLE - say they want freedom.] Soviet troops reported patrolling Tbilisi. [Columbia Univ. professor Robert LEGVOLD - says Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms allowed this demonstration to occur.] Soviet leaders' dilemma of dealing with unrest in Armenia-Azerbaijan, Baltic republics of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania discussed.

Abernethy, Bob;
Brokaw, Tom

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