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Nazi War Criminals / Waldheim #315452

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 27, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Rita Braver) Justice Department decision barring Austrian President Kurt Waldheim's entry into United States as individual, though not as head of state, due to his war crimes as Nazi ofr. during World War II reported; details given, scenes shown. [Department spokesperson Terry EASTLAND - announces decision.] Austria's reaction described. [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN - hopes US-Austrian friendship will be strengthened.] Justice Department's evidence against Waldheim reviewed, outlined on screen. [Simon Wiesenthal Center spokesperson Rabbi Marvin HIER, World Jewish Congress spokesperson Elan STEINBERG -note Waldheim's crimes, post-war success.] Secretary of State George Shultz, Netherlands Queen Beatrix said among those refusing to appear with Waldheim when visiting Austria.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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