CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 30, 1984
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(Studio) Senior State Department official and recent West German report noted questioning Konstantin Chernenko's health status.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(Moscow, USSR ) Closing ceremonies for E. bloc's Friendship `84 games, alternative to recent Olympics, featured; films shown. [Sports chairperson Marat GRAMOV - (thru translator) claims Friendship games' records surpassed those set at Los Angeles Olympics.] Issue of athletic superiority discussed; 1988 Olympics noted scheduled for South Korea. USSR decision on those games, affected by lack of relations with South Korea and downing of Korean Air Lines flight, considered.
REPORTER: Mark Phillips
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