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Carter News Conference #262053

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 12, 1979
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(Studio) Iranian political situation's effect on United States oil supplies reported to have been major topic at President Carter's news conference
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Carter's remarks about United States energy supplies noted. [CARTER - discusses possibility of shortages and resulting action.] Present administration energy policy stated. [CARTER - comments.] Impt. of Carter's upcoming visit to Mexico mentioned. [CARTER - comments on negotiations with Mexico for oil and natural gas purchases and on United States economy situation.] President's other comments about vice-premier Teng Hsiao-ping's anti-USSR remarks during United States visit and about potential for Sadat-Begin summit, depending on outcome of Egyptian-Israeli foreign mins. conf., reported.
REPORTER: Lee Thornton

Mudd, Roger;
Thornton, Lee

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