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Poland / Pope's Visit #60326

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 03, 1979
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(Studio) Pope John Paul II's triumphant tour of Poland reported.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Warsaw, Poland) Pope quoted saying Christ cannot be excluded from the life of any nation
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Gniezno, Poland) Pope's visit to Gniezno, Poland, birthplace of nation and Polish Christianity in 10th century, detailed.
REPORTER: Bill Blakemore

(Warsaw, Poland) Communist party leader Edward Gierek reported fearful of assassination attempt against pope in Poland.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Warsaw, Poland) Large force of Catholic volunteers said raised to aid government forces in providing security for pope.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

(Warsaw, Poland) Pope's reception termed greatest demonstration of church loyalty ever in communist cntry
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Noted that Soviet television coverage of pope's visit did not show crowds waiting to see Pope but only his arrival at airport and official greeting.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Blakemore, Bill;
Cioffi, Lou;
Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter

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