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USSR / Nuclear Arms #333368

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 23, 1990
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report from senior administration official that USSR has assured United States that it is in charge of nuclear weapons stored in areas of ethnic unrest.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) Consolidation by USSR of its nuclear forces and concerns of United States examined; scenes shown from street demonstrations in Baltic republics. [Yesterday, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Colin POWELL - says President Mikhail Gorbachev is riding a tiger.] [Defense analyst William ARKIN - says the weapons are being consolidated into fewer bases.] [POWELL - says he is comfortable that weapons will not get into improper hands.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Stewart, Jim

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