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China, PR / Student Protests / United States Reaction / Gorbachev #327060

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 21, 1989
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(Studio: Steve Kroft) Report introduced.

(Boston, Massachusetts: Jacqueline Adams) Admin.'s position on student unrest in China, PR, featured. [President BUSH - says Chinese should stand up for what they believe.] Protest at Boston Univ. commencement by Chinese-American students noted, shown. [BUSH - encourages restraint.] [At university commencement, BUSH - makes speech.] [In response to White House spokesperson Marlin Fitzwater's remark that Mikhail Gorbachev is a "drugstore cowboy," French President Francois MITTERRAND - (thru translator) says one must be wary of caricatures.] Bush administration's position on both China and USSR mentioned.

Adams, Jacqueline;
Kroft, Steve

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