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US-USSR Relations / Summit #313803

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 10, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Bruce Morton) US-USSR summit featured; details given, scenes shown. [USSR general secretary Mikhail GORBACHEV - (thru translator) winter is on way.] Scenes shown of US-USSR summit. Scenes shown of 1960 Paris summit between Dwight D. Eisenhower and Nikita Khrushchev; details given. Scenes shown of Richard Nixon and Leonid Brezhnev signing 1972 treaty. 1979 Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II reviewed between Jimmy Carter and Brezhnev; details given, scenes shown. [Former defense secretary James SCHLESINGER - cold war may not be over.] Changing times noted. [Historian John GADDIS - says United States and USSR can be rivals without hostility.] [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) says all people are connected.] [Former defense secretary Robert McNAMARA - comments on situation.] United States stance on USSR relations noted.

Morton, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

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