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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 11, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's meeting with top foreign policy advisers, dominated by Italian Communist demands for voice in government, and reported United States position on issue noted. Violence in Italy over issue reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Rome, Italy) Situation in Italy described; films shown. Dilemma facing Prime Min. Giulio Andreotti and Christian Democratic party because of pressure being exerted by Communist party, led by Enrico Berlinguer, detailed. US concern, evidenced by President Carter's summons to ambassador Richard Gardner to return from Rome for conference on situation, noted. Growing political terrorism in Italy mentioned.
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

Bowen, Jerry;
Cronkite, Walter

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