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Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) / US-USSR Arms #443407

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 19, 1969
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(Studio) After Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) meeting, joint US-USSR reception held in Helsinki nightclub. Hd. of USSR Missile Forces says USSR has most powerful nuclear warheads in the world: SS-9. United States has smaller, but more accurate Minuteman 3. John Chancellor talks about options of both cntrys. at Institute for Strategic Studies, Limited
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(London, England) Private organization collects facts on strategic armaments. [Assistant Director Ian SMART - says right for Americans to feel their systems, such as Minuteman and Poseidon, are ahead of USSR . USSR 's SS-9 designed to deliver larger warheads with less accuracy. What counts is how US-USSR feel about other's weapons, not what's true. United States and USSR sincere about SALT.]
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Huntley, Chet

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