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Nobel Peace Prize #323438

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 29, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Nobel peace prize reported awarded to United Nations peacekeeping forces instead of President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev. Report introduced.

(NYC: Wyatt Andrews) United Nations peacekeeping mission sites listed; details given, scenes shown. [SOLDIERS - comment on award.] United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar reported elated. [UN delegate Pearl BAILEY - comments on award.] USSR and United States debts to United Nations discussed. American peacekeeping commander in Lebanon, Colonel William Higgins, recalled kidnapped. [UN Under Secretary General Marrack GOULDING - urges release of Higgins.] Nobel committee noted wanting to encourage attempts at world peace.

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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