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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 10, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Chris Wallace) Developments in effort to free jailed "US News and World Report" journalist Nicholas Daniloff, accused of espionage by KGB in Moscow, examined; scenes shown. Soviet ambassador Yuri Dubinin's meeting with Secretary of State George Shultz here mentioned. Possibility of joint prisoner release affecting Daniloff and accused Soviet spy Gennady Zakharov in New York City explained, discussed. [Ruth DANILOFF - describes conversation with husband.] [State Department spokesperson Bernard KALB - cites status of negotiations.] Issue's possible effect on US- USSR cultural exchange programs cited. [The Chautauqua Institution spokesperson Daniel BRATTON - notes United States delegation will boycott Soviet conference until Daniloff is released.] [Representative William BROOMFIELD - opposes prisoner exchange.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Marvin Kalb) Possible progress in coming days considered; options under consideration reviewed.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Daniloff's testimony to Senate Intelligence Committee in 1978 on KGB's effort to link CIA with United States reporters in Moscow; details given.

Brokaw, Tom;
Kalb, Marvin;
Wallace, Chris

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