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Tokyo Summit #60307

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 29, 1979
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(Studio) Interpretation of latest index of leading economy indicators given.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Role of oil in Tokyo economy summit, especially since recent OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) oil price increase, examined. [CARTER - comments on OPEC.] Summit agreement, restricting oil imports, outlined on screen. [Margaret THATCHER - discusses importance of oil.] Purpose of import limits stated.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tokyo, Japan) United States agreement detailed. [Treasury Secretary Michael BLUMENTHAL - comments on United States agreement.] Results of freezing oil usage listed on screen. [CARTER - comments on gasoline situation.] Admin. officials quoted with regard to gasoline crisis.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Moscow, USSR ) ImPact of energy crisis in Soviet bloc examined; USSR emphasis on nuclear plants noted. Three Mile Island mentioned. Gasoline situation detailed. Individual Russian family featured. Premier Alexei Kosygin quoted
REPORTER: Charles Bierbauer

(Studio) Dissolution of Tokyo summit and Carter's stop in South Korea rptd
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Camp Casey, South Korea) Carter's South Korean visit detailed; films shown Carter's Camp Casey visit, include reception by General Robert Kingston, shown, reported.
REPORTER: David Garcia

(Studio) Energy agreement arising from Tokyo summit commented on.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Bierbauer, Charles;
Donaldson, Sam;
Garcia, David;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank

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