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 - Soviets insist everything is hunky-dory with...
Soviets insist everything is hunky-dory with the Vietnamese laborers pressed hito service on the Siberian pipeline, letters smuggled out tell a different story. The workers, who thought they wee signing up for a few weeks' instruction hi Russian and maybe some simple mechancial training, are now stuck for five or six years in a bitterly cold climate, rejected by their Soviet and East European neighbors and working for starvation wages. (One-third of their pay is kept by the Soviets to repay Vietnam's military debts, and another third is grabbed by the Hanoi government.) —How times change. In 1973, when the Israelis shot down a Libyan passenger plane, the soviet delegate to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights asserted piously that his delegation

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  1. Ukiah Daily Journal,
  2. 23 Sep 1983, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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