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US-Turkey / NATO #32986

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 27, 1974
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(Studio) Greece removes troops from NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) after Cyprus invasion. Report on Turkish NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) role.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Turkey) Turkey 1 of key members NATO. Has only outlet for USSR from Black Sea. Her military is 1 of NATO's largest. Training shown) [P.M. Bulent ECEVIT - says regret Greece pulling out of NATO. Turkey to compensate for weakness in S.E. point of NATO.] Turkey has air bases, some with nuclear weapons. Expects phantom jets from United States soon. Her air force good. Turkey more important than Greece in NATO.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Reasoner, Harry

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