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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Nov 26, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Address by Mikhail Gorbachev to Soviet parliament about constitutional amendments that affect Baltic republics in USSR reported Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Barry Petersen) Launching of Soyuz spacecraft carrying French cosmonaut as member of crew reported; scenes shown from Baikonur Cosmodrome, USSR . Presence of French president Francois Mitterrand and rock group Pink Floyd at launch noted. [Singer Dave GILMOUR - talks about having his album played in space.] Special concoctions prepared by French chef described, shown.

Petersen, Barry;
Schieffer, Bob

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