ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 07, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Rick Inderfurth) Decision by parliament in Lithuania, USSR , to strip Communist party of its monopoly of power featured. [London School of Econs.' Dr. George SCHOPFLIN - says such precedents could lead to breakup of Soviet system.] Call for national strike by reformers led by Andrei Sakharov noted. [Supreme Soviet leader Evgeny PRIMAKOV - (thru translator) comments.] Waning of Communist authority in USSR detailed. [Young RUSSIAN - comments on Communist party]
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