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USSR -German Relations / Gorbachev-Kohl Meeting #129695

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 16, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Jim Laurie) Agreement between President Mikhail Gorbachev and West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl reached at their meeting in USSR featured; scenes shown; details given of plans for pullout from East Germany of Soviet troops, who will be subsidized by West Germany until they leave. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) says the time will come when a united Germany is in NATO.] Economic reasons for Gorbachev's concessions to Germans explained.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Response of Secretary of State James Baker to Soviet acceptance of united Germany in NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim

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