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USSR / Vlasova Arrival #265896

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 28, 1979
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(Studio) Arrival in Moscow of ballerina Ludmilla Vlasova after delay caused by defection of husband, Aleksandr Godunov, reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Moscow, USSR ) Vlasova's Moscow arrival detailed, shown. Vlasova, passengers quoted with regard to incident. Uncertainty of Vlasova's future considered.
REPORTER: Gordon Joseloff

(Studio) Tass version of incident reported; airport incident involving Vlasova noted touching off major diplomatic incident for which each side claimed victory.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Criticism of United States strategy in affair examined; details given of incidents leading to airport standoff. Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II mentioned.
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

Joseloff, Gordon;
Kalb, Bernard;
Mudd, Roger

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