Search the Archive

US-USSR Relations / Arms Control, Summit #317593

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 17, 1987
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Indications of possible progress in Secretary of State George Shultz's arms control talks with Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze today examined; details given, scenes shown. [SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) cites talks' environmental] [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN, Soviet foreign ministry spokesperson Gennady GERASIMOV - joke.] Nuclear testing agreement signed today outlined on screen. [REDMAN - explains verification issue involved.] [GERASIMOV - cites goal of ultimate elimination of nuclear weapons.] [President REAGAN - comments; remarks transcribed on screen.] Announcement expected tomorrow outlined.

(Studio: Dan Rather, Bob Schieffer) Mil.'s concerns that Reagan has made too many concessions discussed.

Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.