NBC Evening News for Monday, May 22, 1972
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(Moscow, USSR ) 800 Americans pour into Moscow with President Nixon, bringing devalued dollars to exchange for Russian currency at exorbitant exchange rates. Red Square said overwhelmingly handsome. Pvt. cars not allowed in Kremlin. Stealing and swindling prevalent, but very little violent street crime. Red stones, brought by Germans for victory monument during W.W. II, used for Russian building Nixon brings trade deals, which Russians need, and for which they overlooked Vietnam to hold summit.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
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