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US-USSR Relations / Summit / Day One / Arms #128892

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 31, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(State Department: John McWethy) Effort by President Bush and President Mikhail Gorbachev to move towards an agreement on a START treaty that negotiators have been working on for a decade reviewed; details given of what that agreement would do to weapons' stockpiles. [Former assistant Secretary of Defense Richard PERLE, Council of Foreign Relations Michael MANDELBAUM - offer assessments of arms control issue.] Issues of chemical weapons and conventional weapons cuts reviewed.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:02:40

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