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Shcharansky and Ginzburg Trials / Sentencing / Andrew Young #54697

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 13, 1978
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(Studio) Carter trip to West German economy summit conference reported News emphasis, however, said on USSR court's finding Alexander Ginzburg guilty of anti-Soviet actions, with 8-yr. sentence.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Bonn, West Germany) Details of Ginzburg sentencing reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Moscow, USSR ) Photos of Ginzburg and his children shown. Moscow 1976 film shown. Shcharansky trial reported Film of Ida Milgrom shown. Her not being allowed to see son noted. Andrei Sakharov's presence noted. Leonid Shcharansky's role reported, filmed.
REPORTER: Charles Bierbauer Artist: Freda Reiter

(Bonn, West Germany) Actions of Natalia Shcharansky reported Her meeting with Cyrus Vance filmed. Calls to Natalia Shcharansky by Rosalynn and Lillian Carter reported Mtg. of Mrs. Shcharansky with Andrew Young reported Young quoted. Young's remarks to French newspaper that thousands of persons are jailed in United States for political reasons reported Trouble caused by remark in DC and at Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Capitol Hill reaction to Young's remarks noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Larry McDonald reaction, urging impeachment of Young, reported [Voice of Representative Robert MICHEL - urges Carter to fire Young.] [Parren MITCHELL - says Young tells the truth.] Senator reaction to Young's remarks reported [William ROTH - favors Young's resignation.] [Howard METZENBAUM - believes Young off base, but would not seek his resignation.] Consensus to oust Young said not present. Democratic party leaders said telling Carter that Young must go.
REPORTER: Don Farmer Artist: not identified

Reporter(s):
Bierbauer, Charles;
Farmer, Don;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:05:00

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