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Austria / Independence Celebration #510370

NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 15, 1980
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(Studio) Celebration this week by Austria of its independence and neutrality noted; negotiation of treaty by American Llewellyn Thompson recalled. Presence of Secretary of State Edmund Muskie in Vienna for festivities noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Vienna, Austria) Austria's struggle for independence after Nazi invasion recalled; films shown. Incl. in report are John Foster Dulles, Harold Macmillan, Antoine Pinay, Vyacheslav Molotov. Today's ceremonies noted attended by Macmillan, Pinay; Thompson and Molotov's absence cited. USSR foreign minister Andrei Gromyko reported coming here tomorrow; Muskie's response to today's speeches shown. [MUSKIE - comments on Afghan's proposed talks with Iran and USSR invasion of Afghanistan.]
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

Chancellor, John;
Valeriani, Richard

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