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US-USSR Relations / Daniloff, Summit #312166

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 19, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze's White House meeting with President Reagan to discuss Nicholas Daniloff's case, following similar mtgs. with Secretary of State George Shultz, examined; details given, scenes shown. Reagan's alleged statement to Shevardnadze on his efforts with Mikhail Gorbachev on Daniloff's behalf outlined. [Chief of staff Don. REGAN - describes President's tone with Shevardnadze.] For. minister said giving Reagan letter from Gorbachev responding to United States arms control proposals; details given. [SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) places responsibility for resolution of Daniloff case on United States.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Wyatt Andrews) USSR goals for arms control, Star Wars, summit and Daniloff affairs discussed; details given, scenes shown. [Duke Univ. spokesperson Jerry HOUGH - believes Daniloff's arrest was message from Gorbachev; explains.] [Harriman Institution spokesperson Jonathan SANDERS - agrees.] Possible breakthrough at Stockholm conference on NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) and Warsaw Pact troop maneuvers and Geneva arms talks considered. [Soviet central committee spokesperson Georgi ARBATOV - (thru translator) cites factors remaining unsolved regarding summit.]

Andrews, Wyatt;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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