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Naval Espionage #89115

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 21, 1984
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(Studio) Collision in Sea of Japan of USSR and United States ships mentioned.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Repeated violations of other ntns.' territorial waters by United States submarines on intelligence-gathering missions examined; United States spy missions noted conducted not only in USSR territorial waters but against allies as well. Role of mini-nuclear submarine NR-1 explained, described. Primary reasons for Navy violating other ntns.' territorial waters listed on screen, discussed; hypothetical situations off USSR coast illustrated on map. Past incidents in which United States spy vessel has been detected by Sovs. detailed. United States and allied criticism of USSR submarine presence off coasts of Sweden and Norway recalled.
REPORTER: John McWethy

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:02:50

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