ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 18, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's steps toward retaliation against USSR for violations of Helsinki agreement noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Details given about White House orders to Commerce Secretary to cancel sale of Sperry Univac computer to Tass and Carter's placement of oil technology exports on Commodities Control List. Potential impact of both noted; possible oil technology sales halt compared to effect 1973 Arab embargo had on US. Is stated that this action is response to Soviet crackdown on Anatoly Shcharansky and other dissidents.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
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