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USSR / Gorbachev / Nobel Prize #571855

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 15, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Moscow: Bob Abernethy) Award of Nobel Peace Prize to President Mikhail Gorbachev examined; Norway ceremony December 10 noted; President Bush quoted. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) comments.] Gorbachev's peace accomplishments and domestic reforms outlined. [Foreign ministry spokesman Gennady GERASIMOV - comments.] Soviet opinion of prize noted. [Two PEOPLE - comment on economic troubles.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Gorbachev's childhood and background featured; scenes shown from 1984 meeting with British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. [THATCHER - comments.]

Abernethy, Bob;
Brokaw, Tom

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