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China, PR-USSR Relations / Nuclear Base Charges / Hua Eastern Europe Visits #55295

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 21, 1978
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(Studio) China (PR) Communist party newspaper chgs. that USSR plans to build new nuclear base on island near north Japan that Sovs. occupied after World War II reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Chinese Chairperson Hua Kuo-feng's departure from Romania for Yugoslavia reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Belgrade, Yugoslavia) Hua's arrival in Belgrade and greeting by Marshal Josip Broz Tito described. Previous conflicting ideologies of China, under Mao Tse-tung, and Yugoslavia noted. China's reactions to USSR influence in Africa and Vietnam, by high-level visits to North Korea, Zaire and Somalia and signing of friendship treaty with Japan, reported Impt. of Hua's visit to eastern Europe outlined.
REPORTER: Jack Smith

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank;
Smith, Jack

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