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Nixon Trip / China, P.R. / Power Struggle #487224

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 25, 1976
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(Studio) Nixon shakes hands with Chinese citizens. He views political wall posters.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Peking, People's Republic of China) Posters are indicative of continuing cultural revolution. Teng Hsiao-ping is major target of attack. Chairperson Mao Tse-tung talked to Nixon about power struggle. Posters confined to 1 area of University; they were throughout city in 1960's. Nixon briefed on education system by head of University revolutionary committee who may be instrumental in instituting poster campaign. Teng not seen in public for 2 mos. University students study and work at same time. Acting premier Hua Kuo-feng has admitted struggle occurring. Chinese seem to be confident of controlling excesses of this revolution.
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

Chancellor, John;
Reynolds, Jack

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