Search the Archive

USSR / Gorbachev / Sakharov #318881

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 14, 1988
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) Announcement that Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev will meet with President Reagan during his trip to United Nations and with Britain's Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher reported Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) Mtg. between Reagan and human rights activist Andrei Sakharov at White House featured; scenes shown. [SAKHAROV - (thru translator) discusses irony of being allowed to travel to US.] [REAGAN - praises Gorbachev's cooperation.] [US host Jerome WIESNER - says Sakharov's US visit was not plan dreamed up by Gorbachev.] Gorbachev's mtgs. with Reagan and President-elect George Bush previewed.

(Studio: Dan Rather; DC: Bill Plante) Analysis of Gorbachev's visits given.

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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.