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Poland #71461

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 07, 1981
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(Studio) Continuing United States uncertainty over USSR intentions in Poland noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Prague, Czechoslovakia) USSR President Leonid Brezhnev's speech to Czech Communist party conference examined; films shown. His reference to 1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia quoted on screen. Speeches by leaders from East Germany, Hungary and Polish representative Stefan Olszowski discussed; implications for Poland of Communist party representatives' public stance considered.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

(Warsaw, Poland) Reaction here to Brezhnev's speech and Polish television coverage of unrest here examined; President Reagan's warning to USSR about invasion said not mentioned in media. Role of Radio Free Europe and Voice of America mentioned. Current status of events here summarized.
REPORTER: Jerry King

(Studio) Lech Walesa's call for end to confrontation between Solidarity and government and official end to Warsaw Pact maneuvers announced. Details given, films shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
King, Jerry;
Reynolds, Frank;
Walker, Hal
Duration:
00:04:20

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