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China, PR / Executions / United States Reaction #327572

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 22, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Beijing, China: John Sheahan) Chinese government reported executing more pro-demo. demonstrators; details given, scenes shown. [Chinese trade minister ZHENG Tuobin - (thru translator) says executions are good for business; says protests interfered with trade.]

(DC: Bill Plante) White House reaction to latest executions in China discussed. [Vice President Dan QUAYLE - urges China to stop executions.] [Senator George MITCHELL - urges Bush to condemn Chinese actions.] White House response noted. [Representative Richard GEPHARDT, Secretary of State James BAKER - comment.] Trade with China noted continuing.

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Sheahan, John

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