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US-USSR Relations / Africa / Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) / Poll Results #54222

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 12, 1978
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(Studio) Recent House International Relations Committee mbrs.' letter to President Carter with regard to US policy toward USSR and Carter's concern with Soviet actions in Africa possibly jeopardizing arms control agreement mentioned; White House statement noted. President's statement during speech at Annapolis that he won't link Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) and Africa situation, but that public opinion will, recalled. Results of ABC News-Louis Harris poll on this and other issues reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) File film shown. Beginning of United States involvement in Vietnam with military advisers noted. Results of questions asked to poll respondents about mil. advisers being sent to African ntns. threatened by Cuban and USSR forces and about support for Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) listed. [Pollster HARRIS - examines poll results.] Qualifications of poll and other details of it given.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reynolds, Frank

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