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Ford / United Nations Gen. Assembly Speech #236223

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 18, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford delivers 1st major foreign policy speech before United Nations General Assembly.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(NYC) With Secretary of State Henry Kissinger under fire, Ford begins speech by discussing Kissinger. [FORD - reaffirms his support for Kissinger.] President Ford alludes to energy problem. [FORD - says entire world must cooperate to maintain enough food and oil for itself and also hold down inflation.] President promises to join in worldwide effort to set up food reserves. [FORD - plans to increase money spent on food for needy nations.] President greets international diplomats after speech.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Mudd, Roger;
Schieffer, Bob

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