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US-USSR Relations / Summit #107274

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 04, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Beth Nissen) DC's preparation for upcoming summit between President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev featured; details given, scenes shown. USSR journalists said staying at Vista Hotel; food preparation there shown. [Vista Hotel Sous Chef Craig PFLUGI - says staff excited.] Press room preparations detailed; scenes shown. [German television reporter Wolf LOYEWSKI - predicts summit to be historical event.] Possible protests by United States Jews opposed to USSR emigration policies reported Route for Gorbachev's motorcade said secret. Issue of toasts and possible shopping mall visit for Gorbachevs noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) television coverage of summit announced. Gorbachev's mtg. with Great Britain Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher mentioned. Sunday special broadcast announced.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:02:30

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