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McHenry / Ambassador-Designate #506112

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 31, 1979
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(Studio) President Carter's nomination of Andrew Young's deputy ambassador, Donald McHenry, to replace Young noted coming at Young's recommendation.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(NYC) [McHENRY - comments.] [YOUNG - congratulates McHenry.] McHenry' s diplomatic background examined, include his roles in United States proposal calling for independence for Southwest Africa (Namibia) as United States representative at funeral for Steve Biko, and as negotiator in Kennedy International Airport incident involving USSR ballerina Ludmilla Vlasova; films shown. [McHENRY - comments on Palestinian involvement in Mideast peace process.]
REPORTER: Dianne Wildman

Brinkley, David;
Wildman, Dianne

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