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US-USSR Relations / Gromyko / Washington, DC #6102

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 10, 1969
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(Studio) USSR For. Min. Andrei Gromyko offers speech to Sup. Soviet. Says USSR agrees with United States mood of changing "confrontation to negotiation." Hints about possible summit conference with Nixon.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) State Department pleasantly surprised. Fear of Communist China leads USSR to seek negotiations with West Suspicion if USSR wants genuine agreements or dialogue to ease their situation. Follow-up to speech needed.
REPORTER: John Scali

(DC) Nixon probably to ask for summit conference Talks may be expected before October

Gill, Bill;
Scali, John;
Smith, Howard K.

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