Tagged: Gorbachev


Sex For Secrets – April 11, 1987

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – April 11, 1987 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this particular day in 1987, much of the news was regarding an unfolding scandal at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow. How this scandal was teetering on derailing...


Corpses In Beirut, Brokering In Damascus, The Passing Of An Icon – October 2, 1985

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio – The World Tonight – October 2, 1985 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Busy day in the world, this 2nd of October in 1985. The Middle East factored in, with reports that the body of a missing Soviet diplomat...


October 15, 1986 – Star Wars, Reykjavik And Stop Gap.

Click on the link here for Audio player:News for October 15, 1986 News for this day in October of 1986 had to do with assessing the Summit between Reagan and Gorbachev in Reykjavik, Iceland and the beginning of renewed talks in Geneva. The sticking point continued to be the Star...