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US-China Relations / Clinton Policy #372718

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 24, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Chinese Premier Jiang Zemin's planned visit to the US and President Clinton's China policy reported; details given of the issues of contention, especially human rights. [CLINTON - talks about working with China.]

(Beijing: Barry Petersen) The situation with Chinese dissidents examined; details given of the hope that some will be released before the summit. [Chinese dissident TONG Yi, United States ambassador to China James SASSER - talk about Wei Jingsheng and other imprisoned dissidents.] Clinton's separation of trade and human rights noted.

Petersen, Barry;
Rather, Dan

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