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US-USSR Relations / Arms Control #111352

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 17, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: John McWethy) Contd. mtgs. here of Secretary of State George Shultz and USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze to develop arms control agreement and possibly another Reagan-Gorbachev summit examined; details given, scenes shown. [SHEVARDNADZE (thru translator), SHULTZ - are optimistic.] National sec. adviser Frank Carlucci mentioned advising negotiators. [Soviet spokesperson Gennady GERASIMOV, State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN - announce agreement to begin negotiations on nuclear testing.] Major arms control agreement said expected tomorrow.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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