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USSR -China, PR Relations / Vietnam-Cambodia Conflict #58353

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 09, 1979
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(Studio) United Press International report noted that West diplomats in Moscow say Premier Alexei Kosygin has stated that Chinese vice-premier Teng Hsiao-ping's statements about USSR during United States trip are almost declaration of war. Info. learned about incrd. USSR and China (PR) activity with regard to Vietnam-Cambodia conflict reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) American intelligence reports on incrd. Soviet and Chinese military activity along Soviet-Chinese and Chinese-Vietnam borders noted. Teng's indications to President Carter that China had no military plans against Vietnam reported His alleged statements in Tokyo with regard to need for Vietnam to be taught military lesson mentioned.
REPORTER: John Scali

(Studio) State Department comments on Vietnam-Cambodia conflict reported Reporter Lou Cioffi's information noted that USSR and China may be working toward solution to conflict. Info. learned that Cambodian Prince Norodom Sihanouk will announce departure for Peking and possible return to Phnom Penh stated.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reporter(s):
Reynolds, Frank;
Scali, John
Duration:
00:02:30

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