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USSR / Moscow / Faulty Construction #135523

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 29, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Rick Inderfurth) Crumbling of buildings in Moscow featured; scenes shown of landmarks that are in danger due to faulty construction and lack of upkeep. [Soviet architect Leonid SAIDHALILOV - comments.] [Moscow city planner Leonid VAVAKIN - (thru translator) says reconstruction of Moscow calls for skilled craftsmen.] Efforts to save Moscow's past noted; scenes shown of buildings being refurbished. [Historical Preservation Society Anna KASATKINA - (thru translator) says our culture must be preserved.]

Inderfurth, Rick;
Simpson, Carole

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