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Reagan / China, PR Trip #89657

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 26, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Peking, China, PR) Atmosphere surrounding President Reagan's arrival here described; films shown. His meeting with President Li Xiannian and absence of reference to Taiwan discussed; later dinner with Premier Zhao Ziyang noted. [REAGAN - believes all will benefit from Sino-US cooperation.] US-China nuclear cooperation agreement considered.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Peking, China, PR) Media coverage of Reagan's visit examined; films shown. [PEOPLE - welcome Reagan.] [MAN - (remarks translated) refers to issue of Taiwan.] Possible appropriateness of United States movie televised here, "I Love You...Goodbye", to Reagan's trip considered.
REPORTER: Jim Laurie

(Studio) USSR vice premier noted scheduled to arrive in Peking shortly after Reagan leaves; apparent easing of Sino-Soviet tensions discussed. Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim

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