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USSR / Armenia Earthquake / Relief Efforts #319280

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 12, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) International relief effort for Armenia earthquake victims discussed. Crashes of Yugoslavian and USSR relief planes noted. Report introduced.

(NYC: Richard Roth) US-chartered relief plane shown returning to US. [Americares spokesperson Steve NORMAN - comments on chaos at Yerevan airport.] Map shown indicating countries participating in Armenian aid effort. [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN -gives total dollars contributed to emergency fund.] [USSR ambassador to United States Yuri DUBININ - says new spirt of human values is prevailing.] [Ex-amb. to USSR Thomas WATSON - comments.] Mtg. weeks ago between United States and USSR earthquake specialists recalled; participant quoted.

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Roth, Richard
Duration:
00:02:50

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