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US-USSR Relations / Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) / State Department Support Efforts / Senate Movement #499212

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 11, 1978
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(Studio) Continuing Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) negotiations between United States and USSR noted. State Department's Bureau of Public Affairs' efforts to shape public opinion in favor of treaty reported.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(DC) Details of State Department effort to gain support for Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) given; similar efforts in behalf of Canal treaty mentioned. [Department cnslr. Mathew NIMETZ - discusses reaction bureau has gotten from public on SALT issue.] Org. of Senators to fight for treaty approval in Senate noted.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

(Studio) "Pravda" comments on US-USSR relations quoted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Savitch, Jessica;
Valeriani, Richard

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