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Spain-US Relations / Air Bases #320081

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 06, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Presence of Defense Secretary Frank Carlucci in West Germany to discuss arms control with European leaders reported Report introduced.

(DC: David Martin) Call by government of Spain for United States to remove military planes from United States bases in Spain reported; details given, scenes shown. [Ex- assistant secretary of state Richard PERLE - says NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) strategy calls for United States air presence in Europe.] Carlucci's request that Italy accept planes noted. [CARLUCCI - says United States will not reduce presence in Europe.] Portugal's request for more financial aid from United States reported [PERLE - explains how air bases are used for bargaining; fears political climate in which American forces are kicked out of Europe.] Upcoming meeting between President Reagan &NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) heads reported

Martin, David;
Schieffer, Bob

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