April 1981
National Review;4/3/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p358
The article offers world news briefs as of April 1981. The prison conditions endured by Russian scientist Andrei Sakharov in the provincial town of Gorky were described by his wife Yelena. A meeting was held by representatives of Poland's Western creditors in Paris, France to discuss how the country can refinance its external debts. The winter in Venice, Italy destroyed the shelters of birds that live in marshes. The Bohemian quarter of Soho in London, England features outlets for pornography which replaced restaurants and cafes.


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