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Brezhnev / Moscow Speech / Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) #503356

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 02, 1979
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(Studio) Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev's announcement in Moscow with regard to probable signing soon of new nuclear arms limitation treaty and meeting with President Carter reported Brezhnev shown, quoted with regard to Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT), China (PR)-Vietnam conflict. Anchor asks reporter about Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) treaty.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Moscow, USSR ) Notes Brezhnev anticipates imminent meeting with Carter.

(Studio) Anchor inquires about time-frame of signing.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Moscow, USSR ) States possibility of signing taking place in United States in April or May. Mentions Moscow.

(Studio) Questions anchor with regard to effect of Vietnam-China (PR) conflict on meeting
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Moscow, USSR ) Responds.

(Studio) Asks reporter about Soviet involvement in S.E. Asia.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Moscow, USSR ) Mentions Hanoi; annexation of Vietnam as motives for Soviet involvement.

Chancellor, John;
Pell, Gene

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