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Environment: Earth Summit #142187

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 08, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Rio de Janeiro: Barry Serafin) Isolation at the Earth Summit of the US due to its resistance to the global warming treaty and its refusal to sign a treaty protecting endangered species featured; scenes shown from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; details given of pressure on President Bush to broaden the plan for financial incentives for nations preserving forests. [Senator Timothy WIRTH - calls for leadership.] Strong presence of Japan at the summit mentioned. [Japanese environmental issues AMBASSADOR - (with transcription on screen) says we have to take leadership in place of the US.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry
Duration:
00:02:00

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