NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 29, 1988
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Chris Wallace) Ceremonies for President Reagan upon his arrival in Moscow, USSR , for summit talks reported; Soviet president Andrei Gromyko mentioned; scenes shown from airport and of motorcade into city. Mtg. of President and Nancy Reagan with Mikhail and Raisa Gorbachev in Kremlin shown. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) quotes Russian proverb "it is better to see once than to hear 100 times."] [REAGAN - quotes proverb in Russian "it was born, it wasn't rushed."] Issue of human rights mentioned. [In reference to Soviet spokesperson's remarks about Reagan's stmts. on Soviet human rights, REAGAN - says he has no intention to try to be teacher.] Gorbachev's response to Reagan's raising of human rights issues quoted. [On "Meet the Press", White House chief of staff Howard BAKER - says there will be tumultuous conversations during summit.] Reagans' walk through Moscow shown.