ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 07, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Walter Rodgers) Mikhail Gorbachev's rule since assuming office reviewed; details given, scenes shown. [WOMAN - (thru translator) cites need for improved economy] Econ., soc. and political problems faced by Gorbachev's effort to reconstruct USSR discussed; Boris Pasternak's "Dr. Zhivago" mentioned. Outcome of Nikita Khrushchev's similar efforts recalled.
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