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US-USSR Relations / Daniloff, Zakharov #312101

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 16, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze's arrival here for meeting with Secretary of State George Shultz to discuss preparations for Reagan- Gorbachev summit noted dominated by Nicholas Daniloff -Gennady Zakharov affair; scenes shown. [SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) is thinking of progress.] President Reagan's opposite assessment of United States-USSR relations and summit preparations described. [SHULTZ - claims further action regarding Daniloff is planned.] Zakharov's news conference in New York City noted mirror image of Daniloff's in Moscow. [ZAKHAROV - (thru translator) claims he was framed.] United States hostage in Beirut David Jacobsen reported allegedly signing letter criticizing Reagan's effort to free Daniloff while ignoring United States hostages there; details given. [Eric JACOBSEN - doesn't want administration to selectively support hostages.]

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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