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US-USSR Relations / Shultz Mission #319909

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 21, 1988
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Wyatt Andrews) Arrival of Secretary of State George Shultz here for talks with foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze on arms control issues reported; scenes shown. [At joint press conf., Soviet foreign ministry spokesperson Gennady GERASIMOV - comments on arrival of Shultz team.] SDI/Star Wars as obstacle to arms treaty reported; hopes of completing long-range missile treaty prior to President Reagan's trip to Moscow reported [SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) says there is good chance.] Shultz's other activities during day reviewed; his meeting with dissidents, include Andrei Sakharov, shown. [Human rights activist SAKHAROV - (thru translator) says it's honor to meet Shultz.] Upcoming meeting between Shultz and Mikhail Gorbachev to discuss peace initiative in Middle East and USSR withdrawal from Afghanistan reported

Andrews, Wyatt;
Spencer, Susan

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