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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 30, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York City: Ann Rubenstein) Accused Soviet spy Gennady Zakharov's court hearing before Judge Joseph McLaughlin and departure for Moscow featured; details given, scenes shown. [ZAKHAROV - thanks his government for obtaining his release; denies being spy; claims he was framed by summit saboteurs; comments on life in United States.] (Artist: Ida Libby Dengrove)

(DC: Robert Hager) Nicholas and Ruth Daniloff's return to United States examined; scenes shown. Their in-flight movie noted "Sweet Liberty". Caleb and Miranda Daniloff shown greeting parents. [FAMILY - toast Daniloff.] [DANILOFF - describes KGB interrogation, Secretary of State George Shultz's negotiations with foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze; hopes to return to Moscow.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Daniloff's dog Zeus reported returning to United States soon; details given.

Brokaw, Tom;
Dengrove, Ida Libby;
Hager, Robert;
Rubenstein, Ann

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