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US-USSR / Diplomat Expulsion #291334

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 04, 1983
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(Studio) Louis Thomas reported expelled by USSR for diplomatic espionage. Chas. Percy report with regard to USSR -US strained relations quoted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Deterioration in relations noted dating from USSR invasion of Afghanistan. Scenes shown. Geneva disarmament talks said thought key to improved relations Scenes shown. Pessimism noted. American missiles in Europe said at issue. Protests in Europe, shown, noted. START talks said also in poor shape. Scenes shown. [Assistant Secretary of State, For. Relations Richard River BURT - speaks optimistically.] Senate Foreign Relations Committee said intentionally pressuring Reagan administration
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Pierpoint, Robert;
Schieffer, Bob

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