ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 02, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(London, England: Pierre Salinger) Exclusive report on details of incident in which Felix Bloch handed over briefcase to Soviet agent, who travels under forged Finnish passport using the name Reino Gikman, in Paris, France, featured; details given of information gathered by French intelligence; scenes shown from route travelled by Bloch on day in question. Background of Gikman and his relationship with Bloch reviewed. Intelligence conclusion that briefcase contained secret information noted.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report in tomorrow's issue of "Paris Match" magazine that Bloch was under surveillance because he was linked to wider Soviet intelligence ring previewed.
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