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Reagan / West German Trip Controversy #303472

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 01, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Bonn, West Germany) Econ. and ideological basis of US-W. Germany post-war relationship outlined; reaction here to controversy over President Reagan's visit to Bitburg military cemetery, site of SS graves, said illustrating Germans' perception of United States mentality toward the past. [Willy BRANDT - doesn't want reconciliation with past related to Adolf Hitler's war.] [GERMAN - claims nation has changed.] [GERMANS - recall their role in Hitler's army.] [WOMAN - notes Hitler is dead; doesn't think anyone else could do what he did.]
REPORTER: John Blackstone

Reporter(s):
Blackstone, John;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:30

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