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China, PR / Bush Visit / Dissidents and Human Rights #120774

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 26, 1989
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Beijing, China, PR: Jim Laurie) Chinese dissent Fang Lizhi reported stopped by officials on way to President Bush's dinner in Beijing, China; details given, scenes shown. [FANG, American professor Perry LINK - explain officials' reaction to his appearance for dinner.] [FANG - surmises why he was kept from banquet.] Fang's role as dissident reviewed; Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Laurie, Jim;
Donaldson, Sam
Duration:
00:01:30

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