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Ali / USSR Tour #258293

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 13, 1978
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(Studio) Outcome of 3-min. boxing bout in Moscow between Muhummad Ali and Soviet champ reported' Ali's tour of USSR is subject of report
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Moscow, USSR ) Details of Ali's tour, reception he received from audience at Moscow Circus and jogging appearances on Red Square near Lenin's Tomb and Kremlin. Ali is asked what he'd say to Soviet leader Brezhnev if he sees leader [ALI - wouldn't tell Brezhnev anything, because Soviet leader is too great and powerful. Would be willing to listen to Brezhnev.] Ali's draft resistance in 1960's mentioned.
REPORTER: Bernard Redmont

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Redmont, Bernard
Duration:
00:01:40

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