NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 21, 1969
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(Studio) Reporters report on 4 capitals Nixon to visit.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
(Rome, Italy) Leftist government only been in office few weeks Italy to recognize Peking and Hanoi. Few to applaud or protest Nixon's visit. Vatican to press for diplomatic relations with US.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine
(London, England) P.M. Harold Wilson hopes to be better friends with Nixon than with Johnson. France blocking Britain from Europe partnership.
REPORTER: Ray Scherer
(Paris, France) De Gaulle's opposition to NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) and blocking of Britain from Common Mkt. are major problems. Nixon to talk with Vietnam peace negotiators.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley
(W. Berlin, Germany) Leftist students to protest visit. West Germans, Americans, French, and British to guard President USSR hostile to West Berlin.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer