NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 16, 1980
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(Studio) Reuters news service said rpting. major battle west of Kabul, Afghanistan, between USSR troops, Afghan forces and rebel guerrillas; details given. Afghan President Babrak Karmal shown arriving in Moscow, USSR , to sign agreement of cooperation with Kremlin.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Moscow, USSR ) Visit noted 1st by Karmal since USSR put him in power last year; reception for him by President Leonid Brezhnev shown, discussed. Focus of their talks outlined.
REPORTER: Gene Randall
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