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US-USSR Relations / Libyan Chemical Plant #323983

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 05, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Secretary of State George Shultz reported leaving for international conference on chemical weapons in Paris, France. Shultz quoted with regard to his effort to convince USSR that Libyan chemical plant will manufacturer weapons. Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Barry Petersen) USSR criticism of United States with regard to Libyan plane downings reported [Foreign minister spokesperson Gennady GERASIMOV - (thru translator) accuses United States of state terrorism; comments on chemical weapons.] USSR -Libyan relations outlined. USSR noted warning President Reagan and President-elect George Bush not to escalate conflict.

Petersen, Barry;
Rather, Dan

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