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Nixon / Europe Trip / Foreign Policy / Domestic Affairs #444446

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 03, 1969
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(Studio) President Nixon announces trip to Europe next month, news conference this week and meeting about corrosive city conflicts.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Studio) Nixon decides US, France, England and USSR should work through United Nations for Mideast solution; says diplomatic relations could be resumed with Egypt, Algeria and Cambodia. Nixon to exchange journalists or scholars with Mainland China if China wants better relations. Nixon to ask Senator to ratify nuclear non-proliferation treaty; ready to begin missile talks with USSR . European trip planned for March.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Nixon feels United States neglected West alliance; says De Gaulle can be amenable. Trip to bring allies together.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

(Studio) Nixon wants changes in anti-poverty programs; review of welfare programs and rising costs of Medicare and Medicaid. Job Corps may be abolished and Office of Economic Opportunity disbanded. Nixon says no cut-backs on domestic programs.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Kaplow, Herbert.

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