Time Magazine Contents Page December 14, 1987

Vol. 130 No. 24


COVER: Once again the competing stars of the global village share the screen

| The whole nation sized up Gorbachev and Reagan last week on television. This week the two meet to sign a historic arms treaty. -- A look at the evolution of the zero option, from hard- line proposal to reality. -- Raisa and Nancy will get together for coffee, but they won' t like it. -- Everyone seems to support the agreement -- except the Republican right wing. See NATION.


WORLD: Frustrated Haitians see the after elections end in a bloodbath

Shock, despair, terror and anger...

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