NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 25, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Mikhail Gorbachev's opening address to 27th communist party congress said include criticism of Leonid Brezhnev's regime.
(Moscow, USSR : Steve Hurst) Gorbachev's criticism of United States and suggested delay in next summit with Reagan examined. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) sees no reason for empty talks; dismisses seriousness of President Reagan's latest arms control proposals; attacks failures of Soviet system.] Length of his speech noted.
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