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United States / USSR / Military Restraint #256907

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 17, 1978
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(Studio) Russia's lack of military restraint topic of President Carter speech. Soviet Union's response noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Winston-Salem, North Carolina) Report on Carter's speech made at Wake Forest Univ. In audience, man's feelings for Wilmington 10 considered; report given to President Carter with regard to matter. [CARTER - criticizes Soviet Union's possible political blackmail of United States with military force.] Is noted disarmament talks still underway, but sophisticated weapons still being produced. [CARTER - promises increase in weapon deployment and design if disarmament fails.] President' visit to USS Eisenhower, slated for afternoon, noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Savannah, Georgia) president' visit filmed. Irony of visit noted, because of Navy disagreement with Secretary Brown; disagreement detailed.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

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