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USSR / Nureyev #553653

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 14, 1987
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Sandy Gilmour) Return of ballet dancer, Rudolf Nureyev, to USSR for first time since his defection 26 years ago to visit his ailing mother reported File film of Nureyev dancing shown. [NUREYEV - says he is happy he will see his mother.] Return of some well-known defectors said part of Mikhail Gorbachev's glasnost policy. Role of French government in obtaining Nureyev's visa noted. [NUREYEV - comments.] Nureyev shown in Moscow.

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Gilmour, Sandy
Duration:
00:01:40

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