CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 15, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Tel Aviv, Israel: Don McNeill) Importance of USSR 's recent release of dissident Anatoly Shcharansky to Soviet Jews here examined; scenes shown. Conflict between community's "refusenik" movement and world Jewish establishment toward confrontation with Moscow discussed. [World Jewish Congress president Edgar BRONFMAN - considers use of Soviet Jewry issue to inhibit arms control talks morally reprehensible.] [WOMAN - misses Russia.] [Soviet Jewry Info. Center spokesperson Yuri STERN - acknowledges community's assimilation problems.]
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