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US-China Relations / Scowcroft #325431

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 09, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Studio: Bill Plante) Surprise visit to China by President Bush's national security advisor Brent Scowcroft and the deputy secretary of State to normalize relations with China in the wake of that government's crushing of the pro-demo. movement featured. [SCOWCROFT - comments on relations with China.] [China expert Doak BARNETT - says we can't let emotion rule policy.] Bush noted recently vetoing bill that would have made it easier for Chinese students to remain in the US. [Student leader HAICHING Zhao - talks about the Chinese regime.]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer, Bill Plante) Analysis of Bush's reopening of relations given.

Plante, Bill;
Schieffer, Bob

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