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Poles at church parley object to film on religion in USSR

Members of the Polish delegation to the second world congress on religious liberty here tried to block the showing of a film on religion in the Soviet Union because they considered it anti-Soviet, organizers said Wednesday. The hour-long film ''Candle in the Wind'' includes interviews with dissidents and Soviet emigres.

The congress is sponsored by the International Religious Liberty Association.

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