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Brezhnev / Nuclear Test Ban Proposal / Grain Harvest #491381

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 02, 1977
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(Studio) USSR leader Brezhnev's proposal to ban all nuclear tests and statement that USSR grain harvest lower than expected noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Moscow, USSR ) Report on Brezhnev's speech, made at beginning of week of commemoration of Bolshevik revolution. United States development of neutron bomb is mentioned, in connection with nuclear test ban proposal.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Studio) Secretary of State Vance's reaction to Brezhnev remarks noted. President Carter's speech to United Nations in October cited.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Report on United States reaction to Brezhnev proposal on nuclear testing. [VANCE - cites proposal's usefulness to current negotiations for test ban.] Details on remaining issue, duration of moratorium, and future discussions planned with regard to permanent ban, to include France and China (PR), stated.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

(Studio) Brezhnev's remarks on grain harvest, and possibility of United States grain sales cited.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) Record wheat and corn harvest in US, and warnings against high expectations for price rises by Agriculture Secretary Bergland noted. [BERGLAND - states possibilities in situation that should make farmers cautious in expectations.] Polled farmers' reaction to report cited.
REPORTER: Mike Jackson

(Studio) Possible repairs to US-USSR relations through these 2 issues and damage by President Carter's human rights campaign noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Jackson, Mike;
Utley, Garrick;
Valeriani, Richard
Duration:
00:05:40

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