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Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) II #261183

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 02, 1979
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(Studio) Senate Foreign Relations Committee reported tying issue of USSR troops in Cuba to SALT II; linkage, proposed by chairperson Frank Church, said less restrictive than his original plan.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) United States intelligence information said indicating reduction of activities by USSR combat brigade in Cuba; details given. Senate Foreign Relations Committee said supporting Church proposal; details given. [White House cnsl. Lloyd CUTLER - announces President Carter's position on issue.] Possible tightening of language, once proposal hits Senate floor, considered. Senator Sam Nunn's continued opposition to Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II noted. [NUNN - comments.]
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Cronkite, Walter;
Jones, Phil

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