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US-USSR Relations / Embassy Espionage #315266

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 16, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: David Martin) Importance of Marine Corporal Arnold Bracy to government's case against sergeant Clayton Lonetree, both accused of helping KGB infiltrate US embassy in Moscow, noted; details given, scenes shown. [Lonetree attorney Michael STUHFF - dismisses possibility of client being given immunity to testify against otherMarines.] [Defense Secretary Caspar WEINBERGER - denounces USSR espionage; compares Soviet actions with Iran's seizure of hostages and US embassy in Tehran.] [Former KGB agent Stanislav LEVCHENKO - feels KGB went overboard.] Status of Bracy and Lonetree's legal maneuvers outlined.

Martin, David;
Rather, Dan

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