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US-USSR Relations / Arms Talks #555238

NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 02, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Mikhail Gorbachev's latest arms control proposal, similar to that presented at Iceland summit, said formally considered at Geneva arms talks; details outlined on screen.

(Geneva, Switzerland: Jim Bittermann) Soviet delegation's presentation of Gorbachev's plan to United States negotiators here featured; details given, scenes shown. [US spokesperson Max KAMPELMAN - is optimistic.] Soviet position on verification issue noted. [Senator Albert GORE - comments.] [Prime Min. Margaret THATCHER - cites issues yet to be resolved.] [General Bernard ROGERS - cite focus of USSR fears.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Marvin Kalb) Possible timing of Gorbachev's proposal in relationship to President Reagan's domestic problems considered; pts. still not agreed upon discussed.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Gorbachev's remarks on US-USSR arms control agreement to visiting Iceland President Steingrimur Hermannsson outlined.

Bittermann, Jim;
Brokaw, Tom;
Kalb, Marvin

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