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Bush / Britain Visit / Thatcher #122446

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 01, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(London, England: Brit Hume) Mtg. between President Bush and Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher featured; scenes shown. [BUSH - says British-US relations are strong.] [THATCHER - comments on "friendship" with US.] Photo opportunities between Barbara Bush and Denis Thatcher and President Bush and Queen Elizabeth shown. Bush's week in Europe reviewed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(London, England: Barrie Dunsmore) Criticism of Thatcher in her own country featured; relationships between Thatcher and President Ronald Reagan, and now, Bush reviewed; scenes shown of satirical look at Thatcher and Reagan from British television show, "Spitting Image". [Opposition spokesperson Gerald KAUFMAN - says people are sick and tired of Thatcher.] Thatcher's position on various issues noted. [Six PEOPLE - criticize Thatcher.] Britain's economy problems mentioned.

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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