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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev's itinerary outlined on screen. Nikita Khrushchev noted last USSR leader to visit NYC. Report introduced.
(NYC: Stan Bernard) Traffic problems created by Gorbachev's visit featured; details given, scenes shown. [PEOPLE - comment.] [New York City traffic commissioner Ross SANDLER - comments.] 1985 meeting at United Nations noted causing similar congestion. [Dep. traffic commissioner Sam SCHWARTZ - says people will survive.]
- Bernard, Stan;
- Brokaw, Tom
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