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Zumwalt / House Committee / Kissinger / USSR #238236

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 02, 1975
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(Studio) Retired chief of naval operations, Admiral Elmo Zumwalt, testifies before House Intelligence Committee
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Zumwalt says USSR violated Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) treaty in 5 ways and that Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has covered up violations. [ZUMWALT - believes Ford not aware of extent of withheld information Says Kissinger hasn't been candid with President with regard to Soviet cheating on Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) detente.] [Representative David TREEN - asks if Kissinger ordered then Defense Secretary James Schlesinger to withhold info. from President] [ZUMWALT - says told by Schlesinger that Kissinger told him not to send information over. Kissinger is skillful at making strategic defeat look like tactical victory.] Chairperson Otis Pike says plans made to finalize citation charge against Kissinger.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Reporter(s):
Mudd, Roger;
Pappas, Ike
Duration:
00:02:10

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