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Switzerland / Civil Def. #112196

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 05, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) United States civil defense expenditure reported Report introduced.

(Geneva, Switzerland: John Laurence) Switzerland's preparation of fallout shelters for defense against nuclear war featured; details given, scenes shown from Swiss civil defense film. [Geneva mayor Guy Oliver SEGOND - discusses Swiss concern for security and safety.] Giant fallout shelter under city of Lucerne shown. [Swiss civil defense captain Rene PARTY - comments on shelter.] [Ex-Swiss military police Monique BAUER-LAGIER - doubts anyone will survive nuclear war; says shelter program gives false impression.] US-USSR arms reduction agreement mentioned. [SEGOND - says can still be nuclear war in Europe.] History of Switzerland and war noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Laurence, John

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