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06.15.2012

SCOTT PELLEY BROADCASTS LIVE FROM LONDON AND INTERVIEWS GEORGE OSBORNE, BRITAIN’S CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER, ABOUT THE EURO ZONE CRISIS – TONIGHT ON THE “CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY”

 

PELLEY ALSO INTERVIEWS NOBEL PEACE PRIZE WINNER AUNG SAN SUU KYI IN OSLO DURING HER FIRST VISIT TO EUROPE IN 24 YEARS

AN EXCERPT OF THE SUU KYI INTERVIEW WILL BE BROADCAST SATURDAY, JUNE 16 ON THE "CBS EVENING NEWS" AND THE FULL INTERVIEW WILL BE BROADCAST ON MONDAY, JUNE 18 ON THE "CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY" 

            CBS EVENING NEWS Anchor and Managing Editor Scott Pelley will broadcast live from London tonight, Friday, June 15. While in London, Pelley will sit down with George Osborne, Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, to discuss the Euro zone crisis. The interview will be broadcast tonight on the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY (6:30-7:00 PM, ET) and will include extensive coverage of the European debt crisis with reports from Germany and Greece.

Pelley will also interview Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi in Oslo during her first visit to Europe in 24 years. An excerpt of the interview will be broadcast Saturday, June 16 on the CBS EVENING NEWS (6:30 PM-7:00 PM, ET). The full interview will be broadcast on Monday, June 18, on the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY (6:30-7:00 PM, ET) on the CBS Television Network.

            Aung San Suu Kyi will be in Oslo on Saturday to accept the Nobel Peace Prize that was awarded to her in 1991. She was detained under house arrest by Burma’s ruling party until November 2010 and recently won a seat in that country’s parliament.

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