NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 26, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Luxembourg) Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger, addressing NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) defense mins., said comparing USSR shooting of Army Maj Arthur Nicholson with Soviet downing of Korean Air Lines passenger plane; Nicholson recalled killed while on intelligence-gathering mission near Soviet military site. [WEINBERGER - criticizes Sovs.] Other incidents involving Soviet harassment of United States military observers in East Germany listed on screen, discussed; United States handling of Soviet violations also listed on screen, described. [WEINBERGER - recalls United States approach to such violations.]
REPORTER: Don Porter