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Spain / Elections #75176

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 29, 1982
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(Studio) Socialist party reported winning Spain's election yesterday; implications of election outcome for extremism such as that of Colonel Antonio Tejero noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Madrid, Spain) Public's reaction to Socialist victory examined; election results for Communists& right-wing party of Franco noted. Concern over loss of moderates such as Prime Min. Leopoldo Calvo Sotelo discussed; implications for government of Felipe Gonzalez considered. Gonzalez's stance on Spain's role in NATO, Gibraltar issue and relations with Latin America outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

(Studio) Issue of peaceful change of govts. here noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Dobbs, Greg;
Jennings, Peter

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