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Carter Trip / Yugoslavia #271323

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 24, 1980
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(Studio) President Carter's visit to Belgrade reported 1st such by head of state since funeral of Yugoslav leader Josip Broz Tito; Carter's remarks on USSR presence in Afghanistan quoted. Press Secretary Jody Powell's clarification of President's remarks and assessment of Carter's comments by State Department official reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Belgrade, Yugoslavia) Carter's purpose in Belgrade stop outlined; films shown. [CARTER - comments on Yugoslavia's nonalignment.] Incident aboard press truck shown, described; President's activities today examined. Yugoslavia's support of Carter's stand on USSR invasion of Afghanistan noted; role eventually to be played by Yugoslavia in US- Iran relationship mentioned. Issues discussed by leaders outlined. [CARTER - comments on Afghanistan.]
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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