ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 18, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(London, England) Implications for upcoming US-USSR arms talks of Politburo member Mikhail Gorbachev's visit here examined; films shown. His campaign here against President Reagan's Star Wars policy and remarks imply USSR willingness to take radical move toward arms control discussed. [Parliament member John BROWN - fears West Europe will fall prey to Gorbachev's charisma, likening him and wife to John F. and Jacqueline Kennedy.] Gorbachev's political and personal attributes examined; his relationship with Konstantin Chernenko mentioned. [BROWN - praises Gorbachev's ability.]
REPORTER: Walter Rodgers
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