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China / Human Rights #372692

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 22, 1997
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(Washington: Dan Rather) Chinese leader Jiang Zemin's planned trip to the US for a summit meeting noted.

(New York; Anthony Mason) The pressure on President Clinton to take a tougher line on human rights issues in China and on Chinese-ruled Tibet outlined; details given of the Hollywood source of the pressure stemming from the new movies "Red Corner" and "Seven Years in Tibet"; film clips shown. ["Red Corner" director Jon AVNET, China scholar Orville SHELL, "Red Corner" actor Richard GERE - comment on the movies and threats made to Hollywood from China.]

Rather, Dan

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