NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 25, 1989
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini's heir-apparent reported criticizing Moslem countries for not taking tougher stand against Salman Rushdie's book "The Satanic Verses" reported Report introduced.
(London, England: Peter Kent) Funeral services in India for people who were killed in earlier demonstration against Rushdie's book featured; scenes shown from India and from further protests in Great Britain. [British home secretary Doug. HURD - opposes death threats.] Rushdie's comments in Sunday's London "Observer "detailed. [Literary editor Blake MORRISON - comments on Rushdie.] Rushdie noted in hiding.
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