ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 14, 1984
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(Studio) USSR spokesperson Leonid Zamyatin's statement on President Konstantin Chernenko's position on growing international call for US-USSR summit outlined; films shown. President Reagan's news conference tonight announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) Reagan's current claim of willingness to meet with USSR leader discussed in light of his past harsh rhetoric about Sovs. [July 28, 1982, REAGAN - doesn't believe summit is the answer.] [January 16, 1984, REAGAN - thinks mutual dislike of each other's systems isn't reason for refusing to meet.] [March 5, 1984, REAGAN - claims willingness to meet at summit, with conditions.] [Tuesday, Senator Howard BAKER - wants summit now.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
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