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Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) II #506072

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 03, 1979
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(Studio) Senator Barry Goldwater quoted with regard to Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II; opposition in Senatte to those wishing to tie defense spending in with support of treaty noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Opposition to link suggested by Henry Kissinger said stated in letter sent to President Carter. [Senator Donald RIEGLE, Junior - comments.] [Senator Joseph BIDEN, Junior - announces support of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II treaty.] Secret memo to Senate Foreign Relations Committee, sent by Senators Frank Church and Jacob Javits re: conditional support for treaty examined; memo shown. Conditions listed on screen.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Studio) Pentagon officials quoted with regard to defense increases under discussion.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Hager, Robert

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