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Turkey Arms Embargo Repeal / House Vote #500094

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 01, 1978
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(Studio) House vote to repeal arms embargo against Turkey, joining Senator in similar vote earlier, reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Conflict between Turkey and US, beginning with Turkish invasion of Cyprus in 1975 and include arms embargo and Turkey's closing of American bases outlined; effect on Turkey's position in NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) stated; films shown. House debate detailed; audio tape played. [House majority leader James WRIGHT - notes deterioration of relations between Greece and Turkey and each to NATO.] [Representative Benjamin ROSENTHAL - states opposition to repeal.]
REPORTER: Chris Wallace

Brinkley, David;
Wallace, Chris

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