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Washington Notebook (New United States Attitude Toward The United Nations) #340396

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 21, 1991
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) The return of the United Nations to favor with the US examined; scenes shown of United Nations inspection team in Iraq. [Assistant Secretary of State John BOLTON, former United Nations ambassador Senator Daniel Patrick MOYNIHAN - comment on United States view of the UN.] Link of the new view to the changes in the USSR noted. [Former United Nations ambassador Alan KEYES - comments.] The relations between President Ronald Reagan's administration and the United Nations reviewed. [UN expert Allan GERSON - says the USSR can no longer orchestrate an anti-American bloc in the UN.] UN Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar's role in the Lebanon hostage crisis mentioned. Future problems for the United Nations growing out of the breakup of the USSR cited.

Schieffer, Bob

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