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(Studio) Defense Secretary earlier claimed USSR building missile base at Berbera. Report denied by USSR and Somalia. For. reporters invited in.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Berbera, Somalia) Background details noted. CBS News team and Arab journalists given quick look. Official promised unrestricted view; experience not quite like that. Govt. cameraman's presence interpreted. No Red flags on ships; but one looked like ship United States government had called USSR barracks ship; said probably Russian. USSR barracks compound not confirmed by visit; no Russians seen. This thought strange. Tour hurried. Missile reports not confirmed, but this discounted. Reasons given. Reporter can't confirm or deny USSR installation charge as made by US.
REPORTER: Bert Quint
- Mudd, Roger;
- Quint, Bert
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