NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 09, 1983
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(Studio) President Reagan noted sending Vice President George Bush on European trip this month in effort to counter USSR peace offensive.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace
(DC) [January 29, 1981, REAGAN - criticizes USSR .] Impact of Reagan's hardline policy on anti-nuclear movement in United States and abroad noted; Yuri Andropov recalled proposing series of moderate sounding arms proposals since death of Leonid Brezhnev. Pol. impact on Reagan's public statements of USSR emphasis on peace initiatives examined. [Wednesday, REAGAN - considers nonaggression pact.] [Former Secretary of State Joseph SISCO - considers reasons for change in President's rhetoric.] Purpose of Bush's European tour explained.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb