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USSR / Economic Reform #580097

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 01, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) United States news poll of Soviet support for President Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin cited. Report introduced.

(Moscow: Bob Abernethy) Soviet troubles reviewed; Georgia republic reported voting for independence; Soviet parliament noted declaring state of emergency in Georgian region of South Ossetian due to violent independence movement; talks between central government and striking coal miners tomorrow previewed; Gorbachev reported blaming liberals for country's troubles; fear of mass protests after tomorrow's price increases noted; details given; scenes shown. [CONSUMER, Moscow vice mayor Sergei STANKEVICH, television news ANCHORMAN - comment.]

Abernethy, Bob;
Brokaw, Tom

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