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NATO / US-Libya Relations #514959

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 09, 1981
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(Studio) NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) defense mins. meeting reported ending without final communique, due to problems between Greece and Turkey.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Brussels, Belgium) Secretary of State Alexander Haig noted chiefly concerned with US-Libyan relations on arrival at NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) defense mins. meeting Haig's attempts to seek support in any United States action against Libya discussed; pullout of oil co. employees and cutoff of oil imports cited as exs. Discussions with US envoy Philip Habib mentioned; films shown. Haig reported appalled by National Sec. Council leaks. [HAIG - expresses concern.] Increased security noted. Haig's concern over administration's credibility discussed.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) National Sec. Council meeting announced.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Kalb, Marvin

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