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The Netherlands / Anti-Cruise Movement #300734

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 07, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(The Hague, The Netherlands) Growth in movement to halt deployment here of US cruise missiles following Mikhail Gorbachev's Paris summit examined; scenes shown. [WOMAN - doesn't believe Soviet leader lied.] Gorbachev recalled claiming to have reduced number SS-20 missiles in service; The Netherlands' position on cruise recalled contingent on no. SS-20s. [Newspaper editor Joop BIK - notes country's state of confusion over issue.] Apparent success of Gorbachev in changing Dutch public attitude toward cruise described. [Defense analyst Gerard BERKHOF - praises cleverness of Gorbachev's propaganda.]
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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