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Norway / Espionage #295269

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 01, 1984
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(Studio) Norway reported expelling several USSR diplomats for espionage; details given, films shown. Disclosure recently that Norwegian foreign ministry official Arne Treholt is secret agent for KGB recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Paris, France) Importance of Norway's border region with USSR to both West and Moscow explained, discussed; films shown. USSR navy noted based primarily at nearby Murmansk and Kola peninsula; details illustrated on map. [General Ulf BERG - explains Norway's need to prevent USSR from dominating North Sea.] [Deputy defense minister Oddmund HAMMERSTAD - acknowledges number KGB or GRU agents working in Norway.] Scope of Norwegian naval and air surveillance of coast described.
REPORTER: David Andelman

Andelman, David;
Rather, Dan

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