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Rusk / United Nations Speech #440286

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 02, 1968
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(Studio) Secretary of State Dean Rusk speaks at UN. Demonstrators interrupt speech, but were removed; not arrested. Speaks of Vietnam, Mideast, nuclear arms treaty and Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(NYC) [RUSK - says Czechoslovakia is occupied country Speaks of invasion by Soviet bloc. Apprehension felt with regard to Soviet purpose. Cites those who condemn invasion and call on troops to withdraw. USSR brushed aside restraint of United Nations charter. Road to detente is road to charter.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Reporter(s):
Huntley, Chet
Duration:
00:03:10

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