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USSR Pipeline #285587

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 26, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Dresser-France, French subsidiary of Dresser Inds. in Dallas, Texas reported ordered along with French-owned company to ship contract equipment to USSR for construction of its gas pipeline to Europe despite Press. Reagan's ban on such shipments. [Commerce Department general cnsl. Sherwin UNGER - criticizes Dresser.] Extent of United States sanctions outlined on screen, discussed. [Undersecretary of Commerce Lionel OLMER - thinks sanctions will affect future violators of sanctions.] British firm of John Brown Engineering of Glasgow noted scheduled to ship equipment next week; proposal of United States hardliners noted include total ban on technological shipments to France.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(Studio) Reaction of Dresser Inds. outlined.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Schakne, Robert

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