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President / Moscow Summit / Censorship #235392

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 02, 1974
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(Studio) Repeatedly, Sovs. prevented American press from broadcasting stories on Soviet dissidence. Sovs. allowed story on arms limitations agreement.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Moscow, USSR ) Soviet party leader Leonid Brezhnev announces arms limitations agreement; details given. President makes personal speech to Russian people. [NIXON - believes US, USSR negotiations important despite differences in policies.]
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) Although arms agreement reached, United States didn't get everything in agreement United States wanted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Moscow, USSR ) No agreement reached on deployment of MIRV.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Kalb's report cut off by Soviet censors. Beginning film from all 3 networks shown, before censors cut ABC, CBS, and NBC programming. CBS News pres. Richard Salant comments on censorship.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Kalb, Marvin;
Mudd, Roger;
Rather, Dan

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