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USSR / The Economy / Independent Lithuania #583014

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 07, 1991
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Statement from former Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze about fear of hunger protests this winter in the USSR reported. Report introduced.

(Vilnius, Lithuania: Jim Maceda) The first day of independence in Lithuania featured; scenes shown from Vilnius, Lithuania, of preparations for a feared counterattack from black beret commandos. [GUARD, three LITHUANIANS - (thru translator) comment on independence and the economy.] Lithuania's economic dependence on Moscow detailed.

Reporter(s):
Maceda, Jim;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:02:20

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