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Singlaub Retirement #257597

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 28, 1978
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(Studio) Retirement of Major General John Singlaub following his criticism of Carter with regard to Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) and Panama Canal and neutron bomb.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Singlaub said essentially fired. [Voice of SINGLAUB - thinks decision and circumstances with regard to neutron bomb were wrong.] Singlaub meeting with Army Secretary Clifford Alexander reported [Army information chief Brigadier General Robert SOLOMON - says Singlaub retired due to inadvertent disclosure.] May 1977 film shown. Singlaub's recall from Korea due to criticism of US withdrawal from South Korea noted. Singlaub's statement with regard to current incident quoted.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas (WXIA-TV newsfilm)

Cronkite, Walter

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