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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 27, 1981
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(Studio) Jimmy Carter's continued visit to China (PR), include meeting with Deng Xiaoping, outlined.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Peking, China, PR) Carter's activities, include mtgs. with Deng and Communist party chief Hu Yaoban, examined; films shown. China's concern over Reagan admin.'s policy towards Taiwan noted. Reception for Premier Zhao Ziyang discussed. [CARTER - notes current status of US-China relations] Importance of China's reception of Carter in terms of Chinese relations with Reagan admin. considered.
REPORTER: Bruce Dunning

(DC) Admin.'s concern over Carter's trip said apparently altered; details given. Issue of United States arms sales to Taiwan noted. Possible arms sales to China discussed; details outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer

Dunning, Bruce;
Sawyer, Diane;
Stahl, Lesley

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