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Nixon Russia Trip / Poland #223337

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 01, 1972
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(Studio) President Nixon lands Andrews AFB, 9:00 p.m. EDT. Via copter, President will arrive at Capitol building 9:31. He will address Congress on US-Soviet summit.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Warsaw, Poland) Before leaving Poland, Nixon signs joint communique calling for negotiations for mutual reduction of military forces in Europe. Polish Communist Secretary Edward Gierek also signs. Communique envisions expanded trade between United States and Poland.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd (narrates)

(Warsaw, Poland) Genuine enthusiasm expressed in Poland for American and President Nixon but as in all Communist countries, expression subdued. Polish nickname for police is "mud", which is how they stick to spectators on occasions such as this. President Nixon's trip considered unqualified success. Senator Mike Mansfield suggested Nixon report to Congress His accomplishments give him lead in race for reelection.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Mudd, Roger;
Rather, Dan

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