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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 28, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze reported leaving UN in New York City to attend meeting with Soviet officials; Shevardnadze quoted with regard to upcoming changes in USSR 's government USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms discussed. Report introduced.

(New York City: Wyatt Andrews) Shevardnadze noted leaving after meeting with Michael Dukakis; meeting with Israel's foreign minister Shimon Peres noted cancelled. [USSR foreign minister spokesperson Gennady GERASIMOV - says Communist party structure will change.] Gorbachev's strategy outlined; ex-defense minister Sergei Sokolov and Mathias Rust mentioned.

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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