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US-China Relations / Human Rights / Tiananmen Square #350421

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 12, 1993
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(Studio: Dan Rather) A representative of President Clinton reported warning China's leaders that there will be economic retaliation if human rights are not respected.

(Beijing: Bob Faw) Exclusive report on conditions in China four years after the Tiananmen Square massacre featured; scenes shown from 1989 and now; examples given of the government's continued human rights violations. Chinese television video shown of imprisoned scholar/editor Wang Juntao. [Wang's WIFE - says he will die in prison.] [Asia Watch Robin MUNRO, former PRISONER - describe conditions in Chinese prisons.] [Committee to Protect Journalists Allison JENEAU, Representative Nancy PELOSI, MUNRO - criticize human rights in China.]

Faw, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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