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US-USSR Relations / Daniloff, Summit #552237

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 18, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Steve Hurst) Mikhail Gorbachev's statement on Nicholas Daniloff case quoted on screen, discussed; Daniloff recalled arrested for spying following FBI apprehension of accused Soviet spy Gennady Zakharov in New York City. [For. ministry spokesperson Boris PYADYSHEV - (thru translator) warns United States about expulsion of Soviet United Nations delegates.] [Soviet AMB. - considers expulsion provocative.] For. minister Eduard Shevardnadze noted arriving for talks with Secretary of State George Shultz. [SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) considers expulsions illegal.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Marvin Kalb) Shultz's apparent strategy in tomorrow's meeting with Shevardnadze regarding Daniloff case and summit preparations considered; other issues thought raised listed. Similar scenario in 1960 recalled.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reactions of United Nations officials and USSR to United States expulsions of Soviet delegates for espionage quoted. [National security adviser John POINDEXTER - defs. expulsions.] Soviet ambassador quoted.

Brokaw, Tom;
Hurst, Steve;
Kalb, Marvin

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