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China, P.R. / Nixon / Kissinger / Internal Problem #13141

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 05, 1971
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(Studio) President adviser, Henry Kissinger, to go to People's Republic of China, to prepare way for President Nixon's trip.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Kissinger to discuss trip with Chou En-lai and team of advance men to make other arrangements. Kissinger shown at press conf., with press secretary Ron Ziegler; didn't speak of Chinese international relations Chou and Mao Tse-tung still in power.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(NYC) Chinese leadership tries to assume normal facade. Ethiopia's Emperor Haile Selassie to visit China; public meeting with Mao expected. Chinese for. relations same, despite internal problems. Rptd. Lin Piao ill and absence creates vacuum.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Reporter(s):
Jarriel, Tom;
Koppel, Ted;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:50

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