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McHenry / Ambassador-Designate #265975

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 31, 1979
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(Studio) President Carter's nomination of Donald McHenry as United Nations ambassador-designate, to succeed Andrew Young, reported; Carter quoted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(NYC) McHenry's background and present position as deputy ambassador to Young outlined; his role in Kennedy International Airport negotiations over Bolshoi ballet star Ludmilla Vlasova last week recalled. Films shown. McHenry quoted with regard to relations with PLO. [McHENRY - comments on inclusion of Palestinians in Mideast peace efforts; Camp David accords mentioned.] [YOUNG - offers support to McHenry.] Initial reaction by foreign diplomats at United Nations reported.
REPORTER: Mitchell Krauss

Krauss, Mitchell;
Mudd, Roger

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