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Cuba / USSR Troops #266484

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 27, 1979
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(Studio) Tass attack on President Carter quoted with regard to Cuba; Secretary of State Cyrus Vance noted meeting with Soviet foreign minister Andrei Gromyko again.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New York City) Vance-Gromyko meeting said 2nd after 5 mtgs. between Vance and ambassador Anatoly Dobrynin in DC; Gromyko's denial that troops are in Cuba cited. Vance's speech to For. Policy Association outlined. [VANCE - says they're seeking to resolve matter with diplomatic negotiations.] Implications of speech with regard to United States-USSR relationship considered.
REPORTER: Richard C. Hottelet

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Henry Kissinger and Dean Rusk reported agreeing to serve on advisory panel established by President Carter with regard to Cuban situation. Kissinger, who served under Nixon and Ford, and Rusk, who worked with Kennedy and Johnson, said acting as cnslrs. to Carter and not sitting on reevaluation board headed by Clark Clifford, which will reassess CIA information Press Secretary Jody Powell said not releasing names of other 3 cnslrs. serving with Rusk and Kissinger.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Fidel Castro reported scheduling news conference tomorrow.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Hottelet, Richard C.;
Pierpoint, Robert
Duration:
00:03:20

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