Search the Archive

US-USSR Relations / Pre-Summit Maneuvers #93225

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 15, 1985
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) In apparent pre-summit maneuver, USSR ambassador Anatoly Dobrynin reported announcing approval of exit visas for several Sovs. whose spouses live in the West [Speaker Thomas O'NEILL - wishes President Reagan good luck at summit.] Contd. preparations for summit in Geneva mentioned, shown. [Soviet central committee spokesperson Georgi ARBATOV - hopes Mikhail Gorbachev will respond to reporter's inquiry regarding his viewing of old Ronald Reagan films; notes his movies are B-rated.] [REAGAN - claims Sovs. have never seen "King's Row."] Scenes shown courtesy MGM/UA.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) "ABC News-Washington Post" poll of Reagan's approval rate prior to summit reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(NYC) Specific poll findings outlined on screen, discussed; public's response to Star Wars noted. [PEOPLE - express their opinions on various foreign affairs issues.]
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter;
Sherr, Lynn
Duration:
00:04:00

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.