CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 09, 1985
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(Studio) USSR 's delayed celebration of V.E. Day explained.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Moscow, USSR ) V.E. Day celebrations here featured; films shown Soviet perceptions of their role in winning World War II noted. Defense minister Sergei Sokolov quoted regarding West's distortion of history. Historical films shown. Kremlin's rationalization of pre-war agreement between Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin outlined. [MAN - wants nuclear and space disarmament, peace.] [MAN - (in Russian) wants peace.] [Deputy defense minister Marshal Vasiliy PETROV - (thru translator) rejects "peace American style."]
REPORTER: Mark Phillips
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