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US-USSR Relations / Bloch Spy Case #570523

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 05, 1989
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(Studio: Maria Shriver) Report introduced.

(Vienna, Austria: Mike Boettcher) Contd. investigation into case of alleged spy Felix Bloch featured; scenes shown of Bloch walking while trailed by press and FBI agents; details given of interrogation of coffeehouse waitress and registered Viennese prostitute who had relationship with Bloch and of high-ranking Austrian officials who knew Bloch. Investigators noted believing Bloch had contact with Soviet spy handler known as Reino Gikman, who has vanished. [Hotel manager Willi WESSERLY, restaurant manager Peter KERN - talk about Gikman.] Postcards from Gikman to Kern &Gikman's Austrian girlfriend Helga shown.

Boettcher, Mike;
Shriver, Maria

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