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Nixon Visit / China, P.R. / Goldwater #244532

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 25, 1976
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(Studio) Ex-pres. Richard Nixon hosts banquet at China's Great Hall of the People.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Peking, People's Republic of China) Posters and rhetoric, shown outside University Nixon visited, similar to Cultural Revolution. Radicals afraid moderates trying to negate fruits of Cultural Revolution. Teng Hsiao-ping is major target of attack. Nixon treated as President; goes on tours and greets enthusiastic Chinese crowd. [NIXON - talks to Chinese through interpreter.]
REPORTER: Barry Kalb

(Studio) Senator Barry Goldwater criticizes Nixon trip. Says Nixon can do United States a favor and stay in People's Republic of China Says Nixon violated federal law by discussing US foreign policy with foreign leaders
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Barry

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