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Vietnam / Kissinger Russia Trip #222678

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 25, 1972
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(Studio) President aide Henry Kissinger returns from secret trip to Russia to discuss Nixon's forthcoming trip there, and Vietnam war. President Nixon to broadcast speech on Vietnam war dvts. tomorrow.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(White House) Nixon addresses nation tomorrow at 10:00 p.m. EST. United States ground troop levels continue to drop in South Vietnam, but air and sea power increasing. Kissinger, in Moscow, discussed Vietnam war with Communist Party Chief Brezhnev and others. Says President trip to Russia is definitely on. Kissinger made trip with Soviet Ambassador Dobrynin. White House acknowledges lying to cover Kissinger.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:40

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