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US-USSR Relations / Pre-Summit Maneuvers #540451

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 27, 1985
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(Studio) National security adviser Robert McFarlane's assessment of President Reagan's approach to US-USSR relations outlined.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(DC) President Reagan's concern that Mikhail Gorbachev is winning pre-summit public relations battle discussed; scenes shown. [McFARLANE - claims President is seriously examining USSR arms control proposal.] [Courtesy "Meet the Press", United States ambassador Vernon WALTERS - considers arms control only part of the problem in competition with USSR , citing Afghanistan as example] President's similar rhetoric at United Nations last week recalled.
REPORTER: Robin Lloyd

Lloyd, Robin;
Palmer, John

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