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Nixon / US-USSR Nuclear Arms Agreement #15551

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 20, 1971
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(Studio) President Nixon's announcement draws favorable response from critics.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [NIXON - announces United States and USSR agree to work toward limitation of ABM deployment, offensive strategic weapons this year] White House hopes for interim agreement.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Studio) USSR believed ready to test new ICBM, double anti-ballistic missile defenses of Leningrad and Moscow, USSR .
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(No location given) Soviet film shows missiles being launched as US-USSR nuclear arsenals compared; USSR ahead of United States in ABMs; about equal in ICBMs.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

Bergman, Jules;
Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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