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Nobel Peace Prize / Land Mines / Diana #372475

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 10, 1997
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) The awarding of the Nobel Prize for Peace to Jody Williams and the International Campaign to Ban Land Mines introduced.

(Putney, VT: Anthony Mason) The campaign led by Williams to ban anti- personnel mines and the fact that the United States is not among the signatories outlined. [WILLIAMS - talks about her work; says it is tragic that President Clinton will not join the tide to ban land mines.] [Campaign co- founder Bobby MULLER talks about other land mine victims in Vietnam and his campaign.]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(London: Tom Fenton) How the death of Princess Diana, who campaigned against the use of land mines, may have influenced the choice of the Nobel committee examined; scenes shown of Diana in Bosnia and Angola. [Land mine ban advocate Chris MOON - talks about the global attention brought by Diana's help with the campaign.]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer; Pentagon: David Martin) Clinton's plan to stick with military advisors in opposing a ban on land mines citing the US defense of South Korea as the reason for the opposition discussed.

Fenton, Tom;
Martin, David;
Mason, Anthony;
Schieffer, Bob

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