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Nixon China Trip/Forbidden City #462649

NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 25, 1972
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(Peking, China) President and Mrs. Nixon visit old palaces of emperors in Forbidden City.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Peking, China) For 800 years, Forbidden City was home of Chinese emperors. Until 1911 and founding of Chinese Republic, most people were not allowed here. President Nixon was escorted by Vice Chairperson Military Affairs Commission [NIXON - says he doesn't want to see everything, instead wants to leave something to come back to see.] Nixon introduction United States reporters to hosts. Thrones, art treasures shown.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Kaplow, Herbert
Duration:
00:02:10

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