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Clinton / China Trip #624864

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 25, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Xian, China: David Bloom) President Clinton's trip to China featured; report of arrest of Chinese dissident Yanhg Haigiven; scenes shown in Xian of welcoming ceremony. [Dissident's wife WANG Jing (thru translator) - says her husband was threatened and kidnapped.] [Asia Watch Mike JENRZEJCZYK - says Clinton is in an awkward position; says Clinton was wrong to say human rights were improving in China.] [REPORTER - asks Clinton if he will speak on behalf of dissidents.] [CLINTON - defends trip to China.]

Bloom, David;
Brokaw, Tom

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