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US-USSR Relations / Summit #321570

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 07, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(DC: Terence Smith) President Reagan's administration reported trying to overcome obstacles so that Senator can ratify United States-USSR INF treaty in next few days before departure of Secretary of State George Shultz. [REAGAN - explains treaty.] Attempts by Shultz and foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze to get subordinates to iron out differences over verification issue noted. [Arms Control Association spokesperson Jack MENDELSOHN - says major problem is domestic problem between White House and Capitol Hill.] Issues delaying ratification of treaty outlined on screen. [MENDELSOHN - says treaty can be wrapped up.]

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Smith, Terence
Duration:
00:01:50

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