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Economy Summit / Carter Trip #66098

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 20, 1980
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(Studio) President Carter, on state visit to Rome, reported calling for allied condemnation of USSR invasion of Afghanistan; Carter quoted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Carter's meeting with President Sandro Pertini, one of the 1st heads of state to call for release of hostages in Iran, noted; films shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rome, Italy) President's meeting with Prime Min. Francesco Cossiga featured; films shown. [CARTER - comments.] Carter's activities that day examined; films shown. Benito Mussolini and various historical landmarks named. [CARTER - comments on Coliseum.] His remarks at state dinner quoted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rome, Italy) [Secretary of State Edmund MUSKIE - comments on grain embargo against USSR , relationship between Carter and West German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt, alleged disunity of Atlantic alliance.] Muskie's remark on Ronald Reagan quoted.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) Further coverage from Rome and Venice later in broadcast announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Jarriel, Tom;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:05:50

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