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Tokyo Summit / Carter Visit #60248

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 26, 1979
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(Studio) Consideration of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) oil price increase at upcoming Tokyo economy summit noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tokyo, Japan) US-Japan efforts to devise plan for industry ntns. to reduce dependency on foreign oil outlined. Details given. Mtg. between President Carter and Prime Min. Ohira reported; Carter's report with regard to attempted assassination of General Alexander Haig noted. Japanese security described. [White House aide Randy LEWIS - discusses security at United States embassy with Japanese man.] Violin recital by Amy Carter and Japanese friends mentioned.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Heat wave in Japan noted; film shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter

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