ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 10, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Oslo, Norway) Controversy over awarding of Nobel Peace Prize to International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War co-founders Doctors Bernard Lown and Yevgeny Chazov examined; scenes shown. [LOWN - defs. organization's goal.] Criticism of Chazov, member of Soviet central committee , for his public denunciations of dissident Andrei Sakharov noted. [LOWN, CHAZOV - comment.] [Former Nobel Peace Prize Committee chairperson Aase LIONAES - feels award honors actions against humanity and human rights.] Failure of Nobel Committee to recognize pacifist Mahatma Gandhi noted.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore
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