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USSR / 27th Communist Party Cong. #101180

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 28, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Walter Rodgers) 27th communist party cong.'s examination of Soviet foreign policy today said include attacks on United States, especially President Reagan's Star Wars; scenes shown. For. minister Eduard Shevardnadze noted referring to Reagan as a Philistine. [SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) warns USSR will employ space weapons if necessary; questions United States capability of pursuing peace.] Mikhail Gorbachev mentioned, shown. [For. ministry spokesperson Leonid ZAMYATIN - (thru translator) questions United States readiness for 2nd summit.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : George Will) Commentary concerns importance of Vladimir Lenin in Soviet pols. and society; Gorbachev mentioned.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Upcoming item.

Jennings, Peter;
Rodgers, Walter;
Will, George

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