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Nixon / China, P.R., Trip #16361

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 21, 1971
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(Studio) Senator Stuart Symington proposes legislature to forbid United States support of mercenaries fighting in Laos, South East Asia.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senate Foreign Relations committee votes repeal of Formosa resolution. [Senator Frank CHURCH - says vote attempt to recover authority belonging to Congress; represents legislature gesture toward reconciliation with People's Republic of China] Church expects no White House opposition to repeal.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(Studio) Japan Premier Eisaku Sato says planning of Nixon trip without consulting him unsatisfactory; Reverend Carl McIntire leads demonstration against trip.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [McINTIRE - believes Nixon going to People's Republic of China, without assistance of God; says rally will be held October 23 for human freedom; will call for Nixon to cancel trip.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

(Studio) "National Review" publisher William F. Buckley, Junior admits government documents printed in magazine yesterday hoax.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Reporter(s):
Geer, Stephen;
Koppel, Ted;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:04:20

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