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Russia / Nuclear Weapons / Vipolznevo Missile Base / Economy #340661

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 01, 1992
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Tom Fenton) Tour of Vipolznevo Missile Base, Russia, where nuclear weapons are still aimed at the US, featured; scenes shown. [Major General Aleksandr GRIBOV - responds to question on whether the missiles are aimed at the US.] Control over Soviet nuclear weapons detailed.

(Pentagon: David Martin) Possibility that the Soviet nuclear arsenal could fall into the wrong hands featured; CIA intelligence estimate of this danger cited. [Harvard University Ashton CARTER - comments on Soviet nuclear experts who might sell their knowledge.]

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Jonathan Sanders) Impact of tomorrow's end of price controls featured; scenes shown of one family's stockpile of food, of people standing in line. ["LIDIYA", "IZAK" - (thru translator) talk about stockpiling food.]

Chung, Connie;
Fenton, Tom;
Martin, David;
Sanders, Jonathan

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