ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 03, 1987
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(Studio: Richard Threlkeld) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Walter Rodgers) Contd. trial of West German teenager Mathias Rust, arrested after violating Soviet air space and landing in Red Sq. last spring, featured; details given, scenes shown. Judge Robert Tikhomirnov's reaction to Rust's claim of peace mission and prosecutor Vladimir Andreyev sentence request noted. [Reporter Anne PENKETH - describes Tikhomirnov's attitude.] [WOMAN - opposes stiff sentence for Rust.]
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