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Economy Summit #96399

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 03, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Bonn, West Germany) Issues discussed by economy summit participants Brian Mulroney, Yasuhiro Nakasone, Ronald Reagan, Helmut Kohl, Margaret Thatcher, Francois Mitterrand, Bettino Craxi, and Jacques Delors (European Economic Community) today outlined, considered; group's photograph session shown. [REAGAN - jokes with media.] [Secretary of State George SHULTZ - acknowledges group's displeasure with United States sanctions against Nicaragua.] Mitterrand's opposition to new round of formal trade liberalizing negotiations noted. [THATCHER - cites need to tackle protectionism.] Senate vote on Reagan's budget requests for Medicare, Medicaid and defense mentioned. [REAGAN - considers Senator's defense irresponsible.] [SHULTZ - describes Reagan's role in summit.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter

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