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US-USSR Relations / Nicholson Death #542675

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 30, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(DC) Secretary of State George Shultz's meeting today with USSR ambassador Anatoly Dobrynin to discuss recent death of United States Army Major Arthur Nicholson while on intelligence-gathering mission in East Germany discussed. [DOBRYNIN - explains purpose of European talks between United States and USSR military counterparts.] [Deputy assistant secretary state Mark PALMER - is pleased with agreement aimed at preventing repetition of Nicholson incident.] United States and USSR versions of Nicholson's death outlined; United States mentioned basing its position on account given by Nicholson's driver sergeant Jessie Schatz. [Vice President George BUSH - hopes USSR understands severity of incident.]
REPORTER: Robin Lloyd

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Arlington National Cemetery) Nicholson's funeral here, attended by wife Karyn and daughter Jennifer, featured; films shown. Eulogy by Nicholson's commanding ofr. outlined.
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

Chung, Connie;
Lloyd, Robin;
Reynolds, Jack

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