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Nixon Trip / West Berlin / Rome #444409

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 27, 1969
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(Studio) President Nixon receives warm greetings in West Berlin. Solidifies American-W. Berlin relationship. West Germany excellent ally. Nixon speaks to crowd at factory.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(W. Berlin, Germany) [NIXON - says nothing to shake West world from resolve to protect free Berlin. Bravery shown by day by day fortitude. All people of world truly Berliners.]
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Studio) Riots broke out in Rome after Nixon arrival. Student reported killed.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Rome, Italy) Nixon greeted by United States Ambassador Gardner Ackley and Italian President Giuseppe Saragat. Nixon says alliance must be kept strong and he wants to know views of Allies before talking with USSR . Rides into Rome in motorcade. Greets crowd. Nixon meets with Italian officials in president palace. Remains there overnight.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

Huntley, Chet;
Kaplow, Herbert

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