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China-US Relations / Spy Plane Standoff #637991

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 10, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The continuing standoff between the United States and China over an American spy plane and 24 crew members featured; details given of the stalemate in negotiations; scenes shown of Chinese President Jiang Zemin's arrival in Uruguay. [President BUSH - says diplomacy takes longer than some would like.] [Rainbow/PUSH Coalition Reverend Jesse JACKSON - talks about getting the crew out.] [Senator Robert TORRICELLI - says China wants an apology it should not get.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(State Department: Andrea Mitchell) Options the United States has in case the US- China stalemate continues examined. [Woodrow Wilson Center Lee HAMILTON - says some Chinese leaders who want China to stop economic reform.] [Clinton National Security Advisor Sandy BERGER - explains why recalling the ambassador to China is a bad idea.] [BUSH - says the standoff could damage US-China relations.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Miklaszewski, Jim;
Mitchell, Andrea

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