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Gandhi Visit #13623

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 1971
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(Studio) India Premier Indira Gandhi visits President Nixon. They discuss 9 million refugees' plight and warlike build-up along India-Pakistani border.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) India disheartened with United States for giving arms to Pakistan and not condemning her use of force. [NIXON - says Americans hearts go out to Indians when tragedy occurs there; speaks of flood.] [GANDHI - talks of natural calamities beleaguering India, plus man-made situation; says came seeking deeper understanding of situation.] Reporter believes President urged Gandhi to pull India's troops back if Pakistan will do so. White House has contact with Pakistan President Yahya Khan; urges moderation on both sides.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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