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US-USSR Relations / Reagan Speech #100712

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 30, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Hilary Bowker) Kremlin's refusal to broadcast President Reagan's New Yr.'s speech examined; details given, scenes shown. [For. min. spokesperson Gennady GERASIMOV - (thru translator) cites poor relations as reason.] Last year's New Yr.'s greetings from Mikhail Gorbachev and Reagan, broadcast in each other's cntry., recalled. [January 1, 1986, REAGAN - addresses USSR .] Sources of strain in US-USSR relations reviewed. [State Department spokesperson Phyllis OAKLEY - regrets Soviet decision.]

Bowker, Hilary;
Jennings, Peter

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