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Mondale / China, PR Visit #506023

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 27, 1979
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(Studio) Televising of Vice President Walter Mondale's speech in China (PR) noted never done before; details of speech given.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Peking, China, PR) Unprecedented televising of speech by United States official noted. [MONDALE - speaks about United States commitment to relationship with China.] Chinese response to speech reported Probable cause for concern in Moscow over contents of speech considered. Agreement to send Army Corps of Engineers to China to assist in development of hydroelectric power said basis of concern in USSR and controversy in US.
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Reynolds, Jack
Duration:
00:02:10

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