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US-France Relations / Bush-Mitterrand Meeting #325102

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 16, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Saint Martin: Wyatt Andrews) One-day summit meeting between President Bush and French President Francois Mitterrand on island of Saint Martin to discuss changes in E. Europe featured; scenes shown. [MITTERRAND - (thru translator) says horses on the team must move together.] [BUSH - talks about E. Europe, issue of reduced defense spending and relations with China.] US-French relationship at time of German resurgence analyzed.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer; Saint Martin: Wyatt Andrews) Idea of a special relationship between Bush and Mitterrand discussed; West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl mentioned.

Andrews, Wyatt;
Schieffer, Bob

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