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Washington, DC / Thatcher Visit #301952

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 20, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's address to Congress featured; films shown. Winston Churchill recalled last British prime minister to do so. [THATCHER - warns of political offensive against allies by its enemies; comments on high United States interest rates.] Anti-Thatcher demonstration by supporters of North Ireland described, shown. Her opposition to United States aid to IRA outlined. [President REAGAN - cites need for North Atlantic alliance unity as basis of arms control success.] Thatcher's support for his Star Wars plan mentioned.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Reporter(s):
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:50

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