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Nixon Russia Trip / Kiev, Iran #223213

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 30, 1972
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(Studio) President and Mrs. Nixon leave Russia for Tehran, Iran.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Kiev, USSR ) Ukrainian officials gave farewell dinner to Nixon's at Marinsky Palace last night. This morning, they tour Kiev in motorcade, passing spectators. They visit Saint Sophia Cathedral, built 900 years ago by ruling prince. President Nixon places wreath on tomb of Unknown Soldier while Mrs. Nixon visits pioneer palace. Ukrainian children dance for her. Soviet officials bid Nixons farewell at airport.
REPORTER: Murray Fromson

(Tehran, Iran) Shah of Iran greets President, motorcade passes by enthusiastic crowds. Reception dinner held in Palace where the Shah and Empress live. Nixon toasts leader of Am's. most stable Mideast ally. Banquet luncheon planned for tomorrow.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Fromson, Murray;
Mudd, Roger;
Pierpoint, Robert

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