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USSR / International Youth Festival #305642

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 03, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Moscow, USSR ) Conclusion to International Youth Festival here examined; films shown. Performance by expatriate United States rock singer Dean Reed discussed; scenes shown. [US delegates James STEEL, Tony ROTHCHILD - claim broad US support for their presence here; endorse Mikhail Gorbachev's moratorium on nuclear weapons.] [Bernice KING - calls for release of political prisoners in Chile, Vietnam, South Africa, Lebanon, Iran and USSR .] Soviet translator noted omitting King's reference to USSR ; King mentioned Martin Luther King, Junior's daughter. [US delegates, Gene STEWART, John BAL - describe anti-US tone of rallies.]
REPORTER: Mark Phillips

Phillips, Mark;
Schieffer, Bob

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