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Vienna Summit / Carter Politics #264433

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 16, 1979
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(Studio) US-USSR summit in Vienna, Austria, reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Vienna, Austria) Leonid Brezhnev's statement with regard to God's forgiveness quoted. President Carter, Leonid Brezhnev, Konstantin Chernenko and Hamilton Jordan noted as present. [CARTER - says it was a good meeting] Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Studio) Soviets said annoyed by questions with regard to Brezhnev's health. Soviet reporter's question with regard to Carter's political health noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Vienna, Austria) American delegation's surprise at informality of mtgs. noted. American officials said pleased by progress of conference.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Studio) Rosalynn Carter's cruise down Danube River shown. Mrs. Carter asked about alleged Carter statement with regard to whipping Edward Kennedy. [Mrs. CARTER - responds.]
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob;
Stahl, Lesley

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