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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 20, 1990
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(Paris: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Paris: Bob Abernethy) President Mikhail Gorbachev's popularity at Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE) versus reform troubles at home compared; German Chancellor Helmut Kohl noted sending team to Moscow to look into giving economic aid; scenes shown of draft dodgers being beaten in Lithuania and of Russian federation president Boris Yeltsin signing economic treaty with Ukraine; Leningrad, USSR , mayor noted appealing for foreign aid; obstacles to aid distribution outlined.

(Paris: Tom Brokaw) Discussion held with foreign policy experts. [Soviet foreign ministry Vitaly CHURKIN, "Foreign Affairs" William HYLAND - talk about USSR position on Persian Gulf crisis and UN resolution.]

Abernethy, Bob;
Brokaw, Tom

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