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US-USSR Relations / Summit / Gorbachev #106848

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 10, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Walter Rodgers) Halting of Mikhail Gorbachev's motorcade to meet American people reported; details given, scenes shown of Gorbachev shaking hands with people. Secret Service and Vice President George Bush mentioned. [PEOPLE - respond to Gorbachev's gesture.] Luncheon for Raisa Gorbachev at home of Pamela Harriman, widow of ex-amb. to USSR , West Averell Harriman, reported [Raisa GORBACHEV - (thru translator) talks about summit.] [Motion Picture Association spokesperson Jack VALENTI - tells Gorbachev he's running third in Iowa primary.] Gorbachev's response to Valenti quoted. [At press conf., GORBACHEV - (thru translator) says confrontation may be behind us.] Gorbachev's trip to E. Berlin tomorrow reported Issue of medium-range missiles in Europe noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Rodgers, Walter

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