ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 08, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Mikhail Gorbachev's statement today on perestroika quoted.
(Moscow: Barrie Dunsmore) Moves toward an independent Russia in USSR featured; scenes shown from Moscow of Russian federation parliament meeting. [Russian parliament member Artem TARASOV - says many Soviet laws are not good for Russia.] Importance of Russian federation within the union explained; its president, Boris Yeltsin, mentioned. [RUSSIAN - (thru translator) says Russia is source of riches for all the republics.] [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) comments on Russian parliament's actions.]
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