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Iran / United States Intelligence Operations / Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) #263227

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 18, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Loss of Iranian spy stations and impact of United States ability to monitor Soviet activity considered; alternative sources of intelligence gathering by United States outlined, include spy bases in Turkey; map shown. Use of spy bases loss by Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II opponents cited. [Paul NITZE - comments with regard to verification issue in treaty.] (Tape replay by network.)
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

(DC) State Department public relations campaign last year with regard to Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) compared to this years; details given. Films shown. Reasons for campaign stated; Hodding Carter mentioned. Possible motives for Senator approval of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) considered.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed;
Kalb, Marvin
Duration:
00:03:10

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