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Japan-US Relations / Jenkins #760256

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 18, 2004
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Beijing: Barry Petersen) The case of Sgt. Charles Jenkins, who disappeared from his unit in South Korea in 1965, featured; details given of his marriage to a Japanese woman, Hitomi Soga††, who was kidnapped to North Korea in the 1970s. [In North Korean hospital, JENKINS - says if he goes to Japan, he will go to jail.] [Japan expert George FIELDS†- talks about the bond between Jenkins & Soga.] The prickly situation the Jenksins case raises for US-Japan relations outlined.

Roberts, John;
Petersen, Barry

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