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USSR / Rust Trial #558530

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 03, 1987
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Moscow, USSR : Sandy Gilmour) Contd. trial of West German teenager Mathias Rust, chgd. with violating Soviet airspace and landing in Red Sq. last spring, featured; details given, scenes shown. Argument of prosecutor Vladimir Andreyev and Judge Robert Tikhomirnov's apparent reaction to Rust's explanation described. [Attorney Valery SAVITSKI - (thru translator) notes seriousness of hooliganism charge against Rust.] Expectations of Rust's parents mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Gilmour, Sandy
Duration:
00:02:00

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