NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 07, 1972
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(Studio) Army Chief of Staff, General William Westmoreland speaks at West Point commencement; Vice President Spiro T. Agnew at Coast Guard Academy.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(New London, Connecticut) At Coast Guard Academy graduation, Agnew emphasizes Defense Secretary Laird's message to Congress that despite US-Soviet Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) treaty, admin. wants big, modern a expensive military force. [AGNEW - emphasizes American need for preparedness.] (West Point, New York) [WESTMORELAND - says excellent American military ldrship is best guarantee of peace and justice in world.]
REPORTER: Ron Nessen
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