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US-USSR Relations / Arms Race #523639

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 18, 1982
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(Studio) USSR President Leonid Brezhnev reported responding to President Reagan's call for arms reduction talks.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Moscow, USSR ) Brezhnev's proposals examined; films shown. Soviet conditions for talks outlined on screen, discussed. Parameters of speech considered.
REPORTER: Gene Randall

(Studio) Reagan's reaction to Brezhnev's statement noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Admin.'s formal response examined. [REAGAN, Secretary of State Alexander HAIG - comment on United States opposition to freeze.] Reagan recalled renaming SALT to START.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Summit of Brezhnev and Reagan noted not yet planned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Brokaw, Tom;
Kalb, Marvin;
Mudd, Roger;
Randall, Gene

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