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Winter and Summer Olympics / Taiwan #63996

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 11, 1980
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(Studio) Appeals court reported supporting International Olympic Committee decision, preventing Taiwan from participating in winter Olympics under flag of Republican of China.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Lake Placid, New York) IOC's consideration of Summer Olympics controversy; US Olympic committee head Robert Kane's position noted. [KANE - comments on President Carter's attempt to impose deadline.] Kane's strategy outlined; White House said allegedly extending its deadline for United States Olympic committee decision. Opening of Winter Olympics Wednesday mentioned; films shown. Tai Babilonia, Randy Gardner, mentioned.

Brown, Bob;
Jarriel, Tom

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