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Kosygin Death / Sakharov Exile #63701

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 23, 1980
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(Studio) Tributes to late Alexei Kosygin reported in USSR .
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Services for Kosygin shown. Kosygin successor, Nikolai Tikhonov, eulogy noted. Andrei Sakharov featured.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

(Moscow, USSR ) Sakharov exile in Gorky, USSR , described. Thru interpreter [SAKHAROV - speaks of coming year.) Afghanistan situation noted; also Poland. Fiance of Sakharov stepson, said being held in USSR while stepson in US. Sakharov stress on human rts. reported.
REPORTER: Anne Garrels

Garrels, Anne;
Reynolds, Frank;
Vanocur, Sander

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