NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 07, 1989
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) Student leader Wang Dan reported arrested in China, PR. Report introduced.
(Beijing, China: Jim Maceda) Impact of military crackdown upon industry, specifically at Capital Steel Mill, examined. [Plant manager ZHAO Yuji - (thru translator) says political situation will harm economy; criticizes students; claims his workers were not involved in protests.] Tensions among workers noted mounting; scenes shown. Changing morale since USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev's visit noted.
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.