CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 04, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Situation in the USSR featured. Ukraine reported saying it will join a new Soviet economic union. President Mikhail Gorbachev quoted saying the USSR is "standing on the brink of an abyss." Interview held with ousted former Gorbachev colleague and Politburo member Igor Ligachev; Ligachev's political career recalled; scenes shown. [LIGACHEV - (thru translator) talks about possible Soviet economic disaster, Russian President Boris Yeltsin's economic plan.]
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