CBS Evening News for Monday, May 01, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Beijing, China: John Sheahan) Students in Beijing, China, reported continue to stage pro-demo. demonstrations; details given, scenes shown. Student leader Wuer Kaixi reported election president of illegal students' union; Wuer quoted. City government spokesperson Deng Liqun noted asserting that the government has refused to recognize students' union. [Law professor Mark BUCHANAN - comments on pace of change in China.] Chinese scholar Zhang Litiyan noted asserting that Chinese version of glasnost is inevitable. Wuer reported in hiding to avoid arrest prior to next pro-demo. march.
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