NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 12, 1968
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(Studio) Republican candidate Richard Nixon doesn't feel nuclear non-proliferation treaty should be ratified until Soviet intentions reassessed. Says NATO rebuilding should be top priority.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(New Orleans, Louisiana) Speaks to American Legion Convention [NIXON - says Czechoslovakia taught us that weakness invites aggression and military inferiority is threat to world peace. Speaks of realistic policy. Ties that bind West world should be rebound. Let's talk to friends before opponents.]
REPORTER: No reporter given
(Charlotte, North Carolina) Nixon tapes television interview. [NIXON - says for United States to ratify treaty at this time would show we didn't disapprove of USSR 's actions. Favors treaty and believes it should be implemented at right time.]
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow