ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 10, 1988
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Secretary of State George Shultz reported flying to Geneva to meet with foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze to discuss roadblocks to Senator ratification of INF treaty. Report introduced.
(DC: Jeanne Meserve) Problems with treaty ratification reported [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN - says problems must be resolved prior to ratification.] [Senator Robert BYRD - says Sovs. should be candid.] Areas of contention with regard to INF treaty outlined on screen. State Department source quoted with regard to inevitability of conflict over treaty. [International Institute for Strategic Studies Hans BINNENDIJK - says Sovs. are trying to regain something that they lost during treaty process.] Hopes for Senator ratification prior to Moscow summit reiterated.
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.