ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 12, 1971
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(Studio) President Nixon to go to Moscow in May for summit.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) For. Min. Andrei A. Gromyko invited Nixon. [NIXON - says visits at highest level to decide differences. Neither cntrys.' interests would be served by war; hopes to have ended Vietnam by time of trips.] Dual summit may help in elections.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel
(DC) Nixon expressed confidence in future Soviet-American relations; doesn't expect showdown over Middle E.; calls prospects good for Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) and Europe troop reductions.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel
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