ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 21, 1981
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(Studio) Mtg. of National Sec. Council reported Polish-American leaders said received by President for their views.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Scenes of meeting shown. Widespread resistance, arrests of priests said confirmed. President shown meeting with Polish-American Catholics. [REAGAN - says United States does not want prolonged martial law in Poland.] [John Cardinal KROL - wants as much help as possible for Poland. Praises Reagan's moderate approach.] Discretion said to mark Reagan handling of matter. Ambassador Romuald Spasowski's defection said admired by Reagan, who will meet with Spasowski tomorrow.
REPORTER: Ann Compton
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