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US-USSR Relations / Pre-Summit Maneuvers #546177

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 30, 1985
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(Studio) Progaganda maneuvers of United States and USSR in preparation for November summit between President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev noted include Reagan's call for W. summit in New York City next month.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Sovs. reported presenting their new arms control proposal at Geneva negotiations; scenes shown. [US representative Max KAMPELMAN - is hopeful.] [Soviet delegate Viktor KARPOV - notes scope of proposals.] United States description of plan mentioned; details of USSR proposal outlined on screen, discussed. [National security adviser Robert McFARLANE - expresses cautious optimism.]
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Importance of Reagan's West summit, both in terms of substance and public relations, for his later meeting with Gorbachev discussed; Helmut Schmidt's assessment of Soviet gains in Europe with regard to public perception of its arms control efforts considered.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace, Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Kalb, Marvin;
Wallace, Chris

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