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Germany / Honecker Trial #584083

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 14, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Berlin: Jim Maceda) Opening of the trial in Germany of former East German leader Erich Honecker and his Communist regime, accused of manslaughter in the deaths of people killed by border guards, featured; courtroom scenes shown. [Mother Karen GUEFFROY - (thru translator) recalls the death of her son.] The emotional cost to Germany of this trial, which pits East against West, outlined. [GERMAN, mother of slain German Imgard BITTNER - (thru translator) comment on the trial.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Maceda, Jim
Duration:
00:02:30

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