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US-Europe Rel. / Nuclear Fears #273953

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 21, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Cancun, Mexico) Admin. reported trying to ease damage to United States-Europe rel. stemming from President Reagan's recent remark on limiting nuclear warfare to Europe; details given. President's statement, issued as he arrived for Cancun, Mexico, summit, quoted on screen. [Secretary of State Alexander HAIG - notes military perception of issue.] Anti-nuclear fears in Europe as they relate to United States policy considered; President Leonid Brezhnev's criticism of President's remark quoted on screen.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Studio) United States ambassador to Moscow Arthur A. Hartman reported using meeting with foreign minister Andrei Gromyko to refute Brezhnev's criticism of Reagan's remarks on nuclear war; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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