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Sweden / USSR Sub #68715

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 30, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Standoff between Sweden and USSR over Soviet submarine grounded in Sweden's territorial waters reported continuing; films shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Stockholm, Sweden) Details of incident examined; films shown. [Swedish min. of defense Sven HARDMAN - questions credibility of USSR explanation.] Indications of possible progress in negotiations reported [Swedish armed services spokesperson Jan-Ake BERG - anticipates release of submarine once Sweden's diplomatic demands are met.] USSR reticence on issue noted.
REPORTER: Jacques Grenier

Grenier, Jacques;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank

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