This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Progress on arms control at Moscow summit reported Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Sam Donaldson) Ceremonial signing of INF arms control treaty by President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev featured; scenes shown from Kremlin; Senators Robert Dole and Robert Byrd mentioned. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) says era on nuclear disarmament has begun.] [REAGAN - says there is more to be done.] Lack of breakthrough on long-range missile agreement reported [REAGAN - talks about treaties and deadlines.] [BYRD, DOLE - discuss problem of completing treaty prior to end of Reagan's term.] Reagan's comment on bureaucratic bungling vis-a-vis USSR dissidents recalled. [At press conf., REAGAN - discusses government bureaucracy.] Reagan shown at ballet and in Red. Sq. with Nancy Reagan. Analysis of summit given.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Walter Rodgers) Mikhail Gorbachev's press conf. following summit featured; scenes shown. [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) tells American reporters to change seats; discusses arms control and President Reagan; criticizes Reagan's meeting with dissidents.] Gorbachev's analysis of summit noted.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Soviet newspaper and television coverage of President Reagan's speech to Soviet students examined; coverage of Reagan's and Mikhail Gorbachev's press confs. compared.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Push by President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev at summit for arms reductions noted. Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : John McWethy) Results of negotiations with regard to START arms control outlined on screen; details given of discussions between United States and USSR representatives on mobile missiles and cruise missiles.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Problem of actually verifying aspects agreed to in INF treaty reported
(DC: Rick Inderfurth) Details of arms reductions outlined in INF treaty featured; scenes shown of Pershing II and cruise missiles. [Army Brigadier General Roland LAJOIE - explains unprecedented missile destruction.] Inspection sites in Votkinsk, USSR , Magna, UT, and Martin Marietta Corp. plant in Maryland shown; inspection procedures explained.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Bill Greenwood) Tension in relationship between Nancy Reagan and Raisa Gorbachev over Nancy's tardiness to art museum explained; details given, scenes shown from ballet and earlier in day. [REAGAN - asks for chance to speak.] [GORBACHEV - (thru translator) says it has been decided that there will be no press interviews.] [REAGAN - comments on religion implication of paintings.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Limiting of President Reagan's access to Russian people during summit reported Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Richard Threlkeld) Soviet penchant for reinterpreting history featured; details given, scenes shown of Moscow square no longer named for Leonid Brezhnev and of park no longer named for Soviet boy hero. History book changes noted; exs. given of deletion of section on secret police chief Lavrenty Beria, changing of sections on Joseph Stalin and V.I. Lenin. Historical film shown of Leon Trotsky and Nikita Khrushchev. [Soviet historian Yuri APHANASAYEV - says history must be made a science.] Changing textbook coverage of Nikolai Bukharin examined.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Analysis of Moscow summit given. [Harriman Institution of Columbia Univ. director Robert LEGVOLD - says this summit has made "quiet history;" says Mikhail Gorbachev is making reforms in Soviet foreign policy.]
(NYC: Barry Serafin) Report introduced.
(Frankfurt, West Germany: Jim Hickey) Explosion in coal mine in Borken, W. Germany, reported; details given of attempts to reach trapped miners, scenes shown. [MINER - (thru translator) says it's terrible.]
(Studio: Barry Serafin) Call for international action to reduce pollution that may be causing deadly algae threatening waters around Scandinavia and West Germany reported Report introduced.
(No location given: Barrie Dunsmore) Algae reported killing fish and marine animals in North Sea due to environmental neglect of area; details given, scenes shown. [Greenpeace marine biologist Andy BOOTH - discusses this marine disaster.]
(Studio: Barry Serafin) Index of economy indicators figs. for month given. Stk. Mkt. Report
(Studio: Barry Serafin) Former presidential candidate Eugene McCarthy reported announcing cand. for '88 on Consumer Party ticket; details given, scenes shown.
(Studio: Barry Serafin) Return of Cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose from suspension reported; scenes shown.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Exhibition of poster art sponsored by Communist Party Central Committee featured; details given of critical nature of some posters, scenes shown. [PEOPLE - (thru translator) comment on posters.] Posters illus. Mikhail Gorbachev's anti-drinking campaign and Joseph Stalin's political campaigns. shown. [WOMAN - (thru translator) says nation is finally hearing truth about Stalin period.] Posters critical of Soviet bureaucracy, army and "Pravda" explained, shown.