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Poland #63935

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 09, 1980
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(Studio) Events said moving in direction of USSR -Poland confrontation.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(Warsaw, Poland) Poland reported denying USSR chgs. that counterrevolutionary forces are working against Communist party; details given.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Warsaw, Poland) Unofficial and official challenge here to USSR news story about alleged sabotage of factory examined; films shown. Mil. newspaper (named in report) noted opposing Moscow's version of events; question of Polish army's response in crisis considered.
REPORTER: John McKenzie

(Warsaw) Defense Secretary Harold Brown noted arriving in Brussels, Belgium, for NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) meeting with regard to Poland.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Brussels, Belgium) NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) conference examined; films shown. [NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) military committee chairperson Admiral Robert FALLS - comments.) Politicians noted paying attention to NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) cmdrs.' warnings.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

(Warsaw, Poland) Warsaw Pact maneuvers, include alleged movement of Czechoslovakian forces on Polish border, noted cause of most concern, US reported sending 4 AWACS, electronic surveilliance stations, to Europe.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Koppel, Ted;
McKenzie, John;
Walker, Hal

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