POLAND: INCIDENT IN KATOWICE

Created: 10/21/1981

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seeem, before the incident that party leader Jaruxelski's policy of "firmness with moderation" would include taking action against those conducting anti-Sovietither by arresting the offenders or ssking them to The rallying of bystanders to the support of those detained shows where popular sympathies lie, and itswill not be lost on the regime. The militia reportedly used tear gee to break up the crowd, which Warsaw radio has admitted numbered in the "thousands."

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