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US-USSR Relations / Bloch Spy Case / Vienna / State Department #123272

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 24, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(DC: John McWethy) Latest developments in spy case involving State Department diplomacy Felix Bloch featured; scenes shown of FBI's surveillance of Bloch; details given of allegations that Bloch was warned by a Soviet agent that he was being investigated. [President BUSH - comments on Bloch case.]

(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(Vienna, Austria: Jerry King) Austrian cooperation in United States investigation of Bloch reported [Austrian foreign minister Alois MOCK - discusses his relationship with Bloch.] Extent of spy activities in Vienna reviewed.

(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(DC: David Ensor) Issue of spies in State Department featured. [Former KGB spy recruiter Stanislav LEVCHENKO - says there may be more Soviet agents in State Department and that department's security is lax.] [American For. Service Association's Charles SCHMITZ - says it is unlikely foreign service personnel can be made treasonous.] Issue of use of lie detectors on government personnel noted.

Ensor, David;
Jarriel, Tom;
King, Jerry;
McWethy, John

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