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Nixon Russia Trip / Poland #223235

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 31, 1972
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(Studio) President Nixon scheduled to arrive in Washington, DC at 9:00 p.m. EDT. He will fly by helicopter from Andrews Air Force Base to Capitol, to address joint session of Congress His address will be broadcast live at 9:30 p.m. EDT. House speaker Carl Albert predicts important news from Soviet summit. President visits Poland after stop in Iran, which was marred by series of terrorist bombings.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Warsaw, Poland) Security tight for Nixon's airport arrival in Poland. Premier and President of Poland meet Nixon, but the Communist Party Secretary does not. [NIXON - recalls visit made 13 years ago as Vice President, happy that for 1st time American President stands on Polish soil.] President lays wreath on tomb of Unknown Soldier. Crowd around tomb swells. Nixon greets cheering crowd. Nixon and Polish leaders will discuss European security conf., Radio Free Europe broadcasts, and trade.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Mudd, Roger;
Rather, Dan

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