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US-USSR Relations / Amerika #107452

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 15, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Walter Rodgers) Mikhail Gorbachev's criticism of ABC miniseries "Amerika", created in response to "The Day After", described; details given, scenes shown. [Poet Yevgeny YEVTUSHENKO - criticizes US media's portrayal of Russians.] Official USSR response to "Amerika" discussed. [Actor Kris KRISTOFFERSON - cites his goals for series.] [Vladimir POSNER - explains opposing showing "Amerika "here.] [Kremlin spokesperson Georgi ARBATOV - comments.]

(Studio: Sam Donaldson) United States conservatives' criticism of "Amerika" explained.

Donaldson, Sam;
Rodgers, Walter

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