NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 27, 1984
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REPORTER: John Palmer
(Moscow, USSR ) Impact of President Konstantin Chernenko's assumption of power on United States-USSR relations and domestic pols. examined; poor health of both Chernenko and his predecessor Yuri Andropov mentioned. Issues of Olympic boycott, international concern with Andrei Sakharov and wife Yelena Bonner, Afghanistan discussed. Probability that collective leadership of foreign minister Andrei Gromyko, defense minister Dmitri Ustinov and Politburo is actually running country considered.
REPORTER: Steve Mallory
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