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South Korea #56866

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 29, 1979
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(Studio) United States said being blamed for South Korean President Park Chung Hee's overthrow and assassination by USSR and East Germany; details given.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Seoul, South Korea) Present situation in South Korea examined; films shown. New government version of Park's death outlined; newspaper coverage shown. Alleged motive of assassination considered; remaining questions outlined.
REPORTER: Bill Redeker Artist: Freda Reiter

(Studio) State Department reaction to South Korean version of events noted; increase in US military activity in area, include patrol of waters by USS ;Kitty Hawk mentioned. as warning to North Korea.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jennings, Peter;
Redeker, Bill;
Reynolds, Frank

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