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AEC / Egyptian, United States Nuclear Energy Deal / Cong. #477187

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 14, 1974
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(Studio) Atomic Energy Commission insists uranium to be supplied Egypt in nuclear energy deal isn't rich enough to be used in a nuclear weapon. Several cntrys. have American-built reactors, incling. India and Israel. In Chicago, Vice President Gerald Ford reacts to agreement and Egypt's promise not to use nuclear power for any weapons. Congress concerned over President' action.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Senator especially opposes Egyptian nuclear aid agreement. [Senator Stuart SYMINGTON - thinks United States deliberately making nuclear bombs available to Egypt.] [Senator Frank CHURCH - believes American's action reckless.] [Senator Henry JACKSON - deplores President' agreement.] Senator George Aiken's reaction discussed.
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin

Brokaw, Tom;
Mackin, Catherine

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