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US-USSR Relations / Gorbachev Visit #560547

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 06, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Andrea Mitchell) USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev's meeting with President Reagan and Vice President George Bush discussed. [BUSH - expresses goals for meeting] Gorbachev noted taking advantage of president transition period. [BUSH - comments on situation.] Reykjavik, Iceland, summit recalled; scenes shown. [Ex-amb. to Moscow Arthur HARTMAN - recalls Gorbachev's surprise tactics during that summit.] White House sources quoted with regard to Secretary of State George Shultz briefing Reagan on human rights cases to present to Gorbachev. United States agenda for mtg. outlined on screen. [Senator Dan. Patrick MOYNIHAN - comments on situation.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea

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