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US-USSR Relations / Arms Talks, Chernenko #539911

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 26, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(DC) White House statement announcing date and place of upcoming arms talks with USSR quoted on screen. [Voice of President REAGAN - understands advisers skepticism; is more optimistic himself.] [Paul NITZE - cites problems remaining in negotiations.] Issues addressed by talks listed; positions of both United States and USSR reviewed.
REPORTER: Emery King

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Moscow, USSR ) Announcement here by spokesperson Vladimir Lomeiko noted include designation of Viktor Karpov as chief negotiator; issue of President Konstantin Chernenko's health considered. Films shown.
REPORTER: Steve Mallory

Chung, Connie;
King, Emery;
Mallory, Steve

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