NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 19, 1988
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Seoul, South Korea: Steven Reverend) Funeral of dissident who committed suicide reported turning into riot; details given, scenes shown. Anti-American sentiment noted evidenced in riots. Student shown jumping from building during demonstration. Protestors noted blaming United States for division of Korea. [University of California professor Robert SCALAPINO - says protest leaders trying to disrupt Olympics.] Violence noted worst since President Roh Tae Woo was election
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.