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Economy Summit / Carter / Kissinger #66061

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 19, 1980
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(Studio) President Carter's call for opposition to USSR aggression by West alliance as he left for European trip noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Intensive security in Italy said due to amount of terrorism there; Carter's itinerary outlined.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rome, Italy) Rome welcome for Carter party, which incls. Secretary of State Edmund Muskie and national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski, examined; films shown. US-Italy relationship considered; Italian President Sandro Pertini and West German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt mentioned.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Extent of security measures in Rome noted; Italian newspaper headline shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rome, Italy) Sec. precautions taken for Carter's 2-day visit due to threatened terrorism by Red Brigades examined; films shown. No. of terrorist killings since beginning of year, include that of reporter Walter Tobagi, noted; murder of Aldo Moro recalled. Photos shown. Threats from Red Brigades received by Italian journalist Giovanni Cirotti noted forcing his newspaper to move him from Milan to Rome and take him off terrorist stories; incrd. pressure on terrorists by Italian authorities outlined.
REPORTER: Bill Blakemore

(Studio) Henry Kissinger's speech in London today with regard to United States military presence in Persian Gulf, Shah outlined; films shown. European attitude towards Kissinger considered.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Further coverage of Carter's European trip on tonight's edition of "Nightline" announced.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Blakemore, Bill;
Donaldson, Sam;
Jarriel, Tom;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank

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