ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 01, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) United States intelligence analysis of apparent cause of USSR 's errant cruise missile which eventually came down in Finland last month discussed; details illustrated on map. USSR reported requesting missile pieces be returned to USSR . Both British press and Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger said wrong in their claims that USSR downed missile itself. [Brookings Institution spokesperson Richard BETTS - dismisses implications of incident for effectiveness of Soviet cruise defense]
REPORTER: John McWethy
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