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Carter / Foreign Policy Address #502946

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 20, 1979
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(Studio) President Carter's answer to critics of his foreign policy, in speech at Georgia Tech, noted. His prediction that Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II with USSR will be successful reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Atlanta, Georgia) Carter's remarks about Iran, events in S.E. Asia and USSR relationship and Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II detailed. [CARTER - comments.]
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

(Studio) President's rejection of argument by some that Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II should be connected to Soviet actions around world noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II's troubles in Senate said to have started already. Comments of Senators John Glenn, Howard Baker, Henry Jackson and Edward Kennedy reported [KENNEDY - asks explanations from Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II opponents with regard to their stand.] Senator doubts about United States foreign policy, United States intelligence, and recent activities by USSR , China (PR) and Iran outlined. Difficulty in getting this treaty passed predicted to be greater than in getting Panama Canal treaty thru.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Pettit, Tom;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:04:20

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