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USSR -Iran Relations / Rafsanjani Visit #327618

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 24, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Anthony Mason) Visit to USSR by Iranian political leader Hashemi Rafsanjani reported; details given of signing of package of economy deals between Rafsanjani and Mikhail Gorbachev, scenes shown. [Middle East expert Hezhir TEIMOURIAN - says deals with USSR come about because Iranian economy is in state of collapse.] Soviet problems with Moslem minorities recalled; scenes shown from unrest in Uzbekistan, USSR . [RAFSANJANI - (thru translator) says USSR and Iran have agreed not interfere in each other's internal affairs.]

Mason, Anthony;
Schieffer, Bob

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