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USSR / Sakharov and Bonner #90421

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 19, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Paris, France) Photos of USSR dissident Andrei Sakharov and wife Yelena Bonner, released by Soviet journalist Victor Louis often used Kremlin to leak info., examined. [Sakharov's stepdaughter Tatiana (sic) YANKELEVICH - questions authenticity of photos; explains.] [Stepson-in-law, Efrem YANKELEVICH - doesn't believe photos are genuine; thinks they were produced in relationship to tomorrow's visit to Moscow by French President Francois Mitterrand.] Mitterrand said intending to seek information on Sakharovs' fate.
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

(Studio) New York City council reported naming street corner near USSR mission after Sakharov and Bonner.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Dobbs, Greg;
Jennings, Peter

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