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Poland / Travel #69543

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 17, 1981
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(Studio) Restriction of travel in Poland reported Today noted date of general strike called for by Solidarity. Evidence of such considered. Czech TV, 12-15-81, scenes shown, giving evidence of some normalcy to life. Some people said leaving Warsaw.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(London, England) Arrivals in West Europe shown. Ystad, Sweden, port scenes shown. Reports from persons leaving Poland given. London airport scenes shown. [WOMAN - says there is no information.] Polish citizens returning to Poland shown. [WOMAN - feels she belongs in Poland, despite circumstances.] Fears of these people noted.

(Studio) General situation in Poland recapped. Candles in windows as protest noted being called for by Solidarity in Warsaw. British foreign minister quoted with regard to gravity of situation.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Lee, Mike

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