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Italy / Election / Kissinger / South Africa / Lebanon #44017

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 22, 1976
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(Studio) Christian Democrats to remain in power in Italy. Cast. party won't be allowed to participate although they won 35% of vote.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Rome, Italy) Communist party won 1/3 of Italian vote. Communist party secretary Enrico Berlinguer says election was great leap forward for Communist party Christian Democrats must now consult with Communists Pol. peace must be made between 2 political ptys.
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman

(Studio) Secretary of State Henry Kissinger says Italian elections solved no problems for West
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Paris, France) Kissinger holds news conference after 2-day meeting with Org. for Econ. Cooperation and Development. [KISSINGER - says question of who should carry out reforms in Italy hasn't been answered by election.] Kissinger meets Wednesday with South Africa premier John Vorster in West Germany. [KISSINGER - says African ambs. asked him to go ahead with meeting after South Africa riots. United States wants to avoid racial war in South Africa.] Kissinger meets with American ambs. from major Arab cntrys. Kissinger said group to discuss Lebanon but won't create American peace initiative.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Smith, Howard K.;
Zimmerman, Bill

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