ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 18, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Rick Inderfurth) Spread of coal miners' strike from Siberia, USSR , to Ukraine, USSR , reported; details given of impact of strike on Soviet economy; scenes shown. [MINER - (thru translator) says government is offering half-measures.] [Sup. Soviet MBR. - (thru translator) responds.] Rel. of Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms and strike noted. [Essex Univ. Peter FRANK - discusses perestroika.]
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