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Rusk / United Nations Speech #198011

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 02, 1968
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(Studio) Secretary of State Dean Rusk interrupted by peace demonstrators during speech to UN.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) When Rusk says United States still waiting for Hanoi to respond to peace offers, 9 people get up and shout. [RUSK - says Czechoslovakia is occupied country Speaks of invasion, led by USSR . When will USSR remove forces? Other ntns. look to USSR for answer and assurance it won't place self above charter. Road to detente is road of charter.] Rusk speaks of shaken hopes of better E.-W. relations Says United States won't tolerate threats against West Berlin. Soviet For. Min. Andrei Gromyko listens in stony silence.
REPORTER: Richard C. Hottelet

Cronkite, Walter;
Hottelet, Richard C.

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