CBS Evening News for Friday, May 21, 1971
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(Studio) President Nixon optimistic about breakthrough in Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) talks.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Nixon tells United States Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) talks negotiator Gerard C. Smith to negotiate anti-ballistic missile defense systems and short, medium range offensive weapons first. [NIXON - says chances for peaceful progress improved by negotiations agreement announced yesterday; United States and USSR to work toward offensive and defense arms limitations by end of year]
REPORTER: Dan Rather
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