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Turkish Arms Embargo / Senate Repeal #54856

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 25, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's victory in Senate vote to end arms embargo on Turkey noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Turkish invasion of Cyprus in 1974, resulting in arms embargo by Congress, recalled; films shown. Debate in Senate described, include comments by Senators Lloyd Bentsen, George McGovern, Thomas Eagleton and Paul Sarbanes. Effect of embargo on NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) capabilities in Turkey outlined. Other issues involved in matter stated. Expected House vote noted.
REPORTER: Don Farmer Artist: Freda Reiter

(Studio) White House response to Senate vote reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Farmer, Don;
Reynolds, Frank

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