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Reagan / Berlin Wall #316112

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 12, 1987
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(Berlin: Bill Plante) President Reagan's speech at Berlin Wall featured; details given, scenes shown. [REAGAN - challenges Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down wall.] John F. Kennedy's 1963 appearance here recalled; historical footage shown. [REAGAN - (in German) declares only one Berlin; considers wall an ugly scar.] Anti-US demonstrations here yesterday noted. [REAGAN - claims his hard-line arms control policies have resulted in US- USSR negotiations.]

(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(Berlin Wall: Tom Fenton) City's 750th birthday celebrations and atmosphere as due to Berlin's continued division featured; scenes shown. [Cabaret performer Tom DEININGER - regrets divided celebrations.] Pol. factors prohibiting joint activities noted. [City official Detlef STRONK - cites continued conflict of differing systems.] Violence this week between E. Berlin police and youth trying to hear rock concert on West side reviewed. [W. Berlin Mayor Eberhard DIEPGEN - wants to use anniversary to build city's future as cultural and economy capitol.]

Fenton, Tom;
Kuralt, Charles;
Plante, Bill

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