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US, USSR / Detente #30581

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 18, 1974
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(Studio) Soviet newspaper "Pravada" criticizes American's Mid. E. policy; details given. US, USSR detente begins to shift.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Soviet party leader Leonid Brezhnev apparently comes under pressure re: detente. USSR tired of standing by while United States gets credit for making Egyptian, Israeli disengagement a reality. USSR openly opposed lifting embargo against United States and entire Mid. E. policy. If detente to survive, Secretary State Henry Kissinger must be most persuasive during Moscow visit next wk.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Koppel, Ted;
Smith, Howard K.

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