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Poland #71191

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 02, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) [Defense Secretary Caspar WEINBERGER - expresses concern over USSR activity around Poland.] Mil. build-up of USSR , E. German and Czech capability surrounding Poland examined; photos, maps shown.
REPORTER: John McWethy

(DC) Poland's deputy prime minister reported meeting today with Secretary of State Alexander Haig and Vice President George Bush; films shown. [BUSH - says United States is following policy of nonintervention.] United States reported selling Poland food. [Deputy Prime Min. Mieczyslaw JAGIELSKI - (thru interpreter) hopes for resolution by political means.] Presence of Tass correspondent at news conference noted.
REPORTER: Susan King

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Reasons for Solidarity canceling Tuesday's scheduled strike reported; USSR criticism of Polish Communist party quoted. 5:48:30 "THAILAND / COUP ATTEMPT"
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Current status of coup attempt in Thailand examined; King Bhumibol Adulyadej noted with Prime Min., General Prem Tinsulanonda. Details given, films shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
King, Susan;
McWethy, John;
Reynolds, Frank

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