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CNN Superpowers #829360

CNN Special for Wednesday, Dec 07, 1988

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  • CNN Special footage of Superpowers meeting between President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev on Governors Island.
  • Analysis by Bernard Shaw, Mary Alice Williams; with reports by Frederick Allen and Steve Hurst.
  • Live interviews with Presidential Historian Michael Beschloss, Arms Control experts Frank Gaffney and Admiral Eugene Carroll and commentator Martin Schram.
  • Taped excerpt of press conference with Ronald Reagan, George Bush, Mikhail Gorbachev.
  • Taped excerpt of Gorbachev speech to UN.

  • Reporter(s):
    Allen, Frederick; Hurst, Steve.

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