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USSR -West Germany Relations / Gorbachev Visit #569018

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 15, 1989
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev reported concluding his visit to West Germany. Gorbachev noted defending pro-reform students in China. Report introduced.

(Bonn, West Germany: Bob Abernethy) Gorbachev's popularity in West Germany discussed. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) hints that Berlin Wall might be removed.] [W. German government spokesperson Hans KLEIN, "Europe Archive" editor Jochen THIES - comment on Gorbachev.] Young Europeans noted viewing Gorbachev as symbol of new era. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) wants removal of foreign troops from European countries.]

Abernethy, Bob;
Utley, Garrick

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