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Bitburg Controversy #96460

ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 04, 1985
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(Studio) Senator Dan. Moynihan's criticism of White House refusal to allow children of Holocaust survivors access to President Reagan during his visit to Bitburg military cemetery tomorrow discussed.
REPORTER: Kathleen Sullivan

(Bitburg, West Germany) Reagan's stop at Bergen-Belsen and Bitburg tomorrow previewed; Bergen-Belsen recalled added to schedule after public outcry over Bitburg visit. Preparations at Bitburg for Reagan's and Chancellor Helmut Kohl's arrival, organization by German-American Friendship Society, described, shown. [Society member Susan SPRAY - explains supporting President's visit.] Jewish Student Network spokesperson Mo she RONEN - supports reconciliation, opposes collective guilt or collective whitewashing.] [German veteran Fred von URFF - considers war over.] Reagan's planned remarks at Bitburg AFB, rationalizing cemetery stop, mentioned.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

(Studio) Special coverage of Reagan's Bitburg stop tomorrow and "This Week" announced.
REPORTER: Kathleen Sullivan

Reporter(s):
Sullivan, Kathleen;
Walker, Hal
Duration:
00:03:00

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