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Vienna Summit #504710

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 16, 1979
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(Studio) Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II summit meeting between President Carter and Leonid Brezhnev in Vienna, Austria, reported Brezhnev's statement with regard to God's forgiveness quoted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Vienna, Austria) Details of meeting given. Brezhnev's position towards US and third world stated.
REPORTER: John Dancy

(Studio) Presence of 2 top Soviet military leaders at Vienna conference noted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Vienna, Austria) Soviet Defense Min. Dmitri Ustinov and Nikolai Orgarkov said to be military members of Brezhnev's entourage. United States intention of arranging meeting between 2 Soviet military leaders, Secretary of Defense Harold Brown, and General David Jones reported Possibility of a direct military channel of communication between United States and USSR contemplated.

(Studio) Special report on Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II summit and "Today" show coverage of treaty signing announced.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Dancy, John;
Pell, Gene;
Savitch, Jessica

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