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Hong Kong / Clinton and China / Lee Visit #172600

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 18, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: John Donvan) The balancing act for President Clinton, who is trying to walk a fine line in dealing with China's takeover of Hong Kong, featured; photograph shown of Martin Lee visiting with Vice President Al Gore and "unofficially" meeting with Clinton. [LEE - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Hong Kong: Jim Laurie) The concerns in China about the takeover featured; examples cited of restrictions on freedoms. [New Hong Kong leader TUNG Chee-hwa - promises freedom.] [Radio talk show host Albert CHENG - says China will not give Hong Kong democracy.]

Reporter(s):
Donvan, John;
Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim
Duration:
00:03:10

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