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US-Soviet / Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) Agreements #18192

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 03, 1972
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(Studio) US-Soviet Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) agreements to limit nuclear arms signed.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(White House) President Nixon and Soviet For. Min. Andrei Gromyko return to Washington, DC from Camp David, MD, for 3rd and final signing of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) pacts. Senator Henry Jackson, who opposed pacts, present. [GROMYKO - assures intent of pact, for equal security of both ntns., with no unilateral military advantages for either.] [NIXON - says agreements will lead to safer world.] United States and Russia consider maritime agreement, trade deal, more Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) talks. Nixon hopes to profit from US-Soviet friendship in election season.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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