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USSR -US Relations / Daniloff #105151

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 03, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: John McWethy) United States proposal to USSR , involving "US News and World Report" journalist Nicholas Daniloff, held by KGB in Moscow for spying, and alleged KGB spy Gennady Zakharov, held by FBI in NYC, reported, discussed; details given, scenes shown. Ruth Daniloff's theory regarding KGB's setting up of husband outlined. [Ruth DANILOFF - believes KGB acted alone.] [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN - defs. administration's response to case.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR ; Dean Reynolds) Status of foreign journalists here examined; scenes shown. [April, DANILOFF - questions denouncement of colleague.] Circumstances surrounding Daniloff's arrest reviewed. ["Newsweek" magazine reporter Joyce BARNATHAN, "Time" reporter Jim JACKSON - describe working conditions here.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:04:30

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