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Detente or Cold War? / Part 2 #258630

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 06, 1978
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(Studio) Following is 2nd installment in special series on US-USSR relations Anchor interviews various correspondents.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Studio) Films of correspondents shown. Issues discussed include: real important of Africa to United States vital ints., as seen by State Department and Defense Department, with example of oil routing given; USSR and Cuban activities toward Africa; confusion in Congress with regard to President Carter's attitude toward Africa; link in minds of some between African situation and memories of Vietnam war; United States and USSR views of recent rhetoric and its ties to actual policies; influence on Carter decisions by Brzezinski, Vance, Marshall Shulman, Paul Warnke, Andrew Young and others; Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) and Brezhnev and USSR attitude toward US-USSR relations Other items mentioned in discussion include Suez Canal and USSR internal problems as well as those with China (PR).
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite, Marvin Kalb, Ike Pappas, Phil Jones, Bob Schieffer, Bernard Redmont

(Studio) Details given of Brzezinski's off-the-record remarks to committee on E.-W. accord. His reported comment on Carter's upcoming foreign policy speech at Annapolis described. Upcoming reports in series outlined.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Pappas, Ike;
Jones, Phil;
Schieffer, Bob;
Redmont, Bernard
Duration:
00:08:10

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