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US-USSR Relations / Summit / Arms Control Issues #115939

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 31, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Success of arms control talks here noted. Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : John McWethy) Suggestion that arms control treaty involving long-range missiles could be completed before President Reagan leaves ofc. reported; details given, scenes shown. [Mikhail GORBACHEV - (thru translator) discusses treaty.] [REAGAN - responds.] Progress towards treaty by Secretary of State George Shultz and foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze noted; verification issues detailed; scenes shown.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Signing of arms control agreements on joint testing and mutual notification of nuclear testing reported; scenes shown of signing.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:02:50

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