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North Korea / Kim Illinois Sung #307400

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 17, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Tokyo, Japan: Barry Petersen) Unconfirmed reports from South Korea that N. Korean President Kim Il Sung has died examined; details given, scenes shown. Vietnamese officials mentioned supporting death reports Kim's role in North Korea reviewed; possibility Kim was assassinated by military opposing succession of his son Kim Jong Il considered.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Kim Il Sung's impact on North Korean pols. and society discussed; scenes shown. [N. Korean SOLDIER - points out United States landmark in South Korea.] [Former undersecretary state Joseph SISCO - doesn't expect South-North Korean relations to change.]

Reporter(s):
Petersen, Barry;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:03:50

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