NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 06, 1979
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(Studio) Chinese vice-premier Teng Hsiao-ping's stopover in Japan en route home from United States noted; his continued illness with head cold mentioned. Senator For. Relations Committee hearings on US-Taiwan relations reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Details of committee hearings given. Debate over future US-Taiwan relations and Taiwan security noted; details given. [Senator Barry GOLDWATER - comments on President Carter's decision to recognize China (PR).] Positions of Senators Dennis DeConcini, John Danforth, Edward Kennedy, Alan Cranston and others stated. [CRANSTON - comments.] Possibility of US-Taiwan trade being hampered if congress action not taken by March 1 reported Other consequences cited.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit
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