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Brezhnev / Paris Visit #252728

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 21, 1977
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(Studio) In Paris, France, USSR leader Leonid Brezhnev says world war could begin with spark from any tension area and only prevention would be major progress in halting arms race. Soviet spokesperson says Brezhnev has said there's been no progress in talks with US. This is contrary to attitude shown by US negotiator Paul Warnke upon arrival in Moscow; Warnke's comments noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Paris, France) Brezhnev leaves palace outside Paris where's he's been mtg. with President Giscard d'Estaing, and meets open hostility in Paris. Details of demonstrations noted. Mtgs. with Giscard don't go well, as French president brings up subject of human rights; details noted. Brezhnev given sports car and Rancho field car; doesn't like color of Rancho and asks for another.
REPORTER: Bernard Redmont

Cronkite, Walter;
Redmont, Bernard

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