CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 11, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Bill McLaughlin) Impact of AIDS upon USSR examined; details given, scenes shown. [Med. journalist Alla ALOVA - (thru translator) says Soviet medical system has spread disease rather than prevent it.] Manner in which AIDS has been spread in USSR hospitals listed. [AIDS researcher Dr. Oleg LURIN - (thru translator) comments on lack of proper med. equipment.] Young Sovs. noted high risk group for contracting AIDS virus. [Pharmacy EMPL. - (thru translator) says condoms are hard to find here.] [AIDS patient "SERGEI" - (thru translator) comments on problems.]
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