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United States Nuclear Strategy #66999

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 12, 1980
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(Studio) Carter administration's major change in nuclear strategy with regard to attacking USSR recalled; criticism of announcement's timing by Henry Kissinger reported Secretary of State Edmund Muskie's reaction to not being told of policy change noted.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(No location given) [August 7, MUSKIE - comments.] His reaction to current mvt. to draft him noted. [MUSKIE - comments.] His response to cabinet position cited; Muskie said still not pleased with being left out of nuclear strategy changes. Defense Secretary Harold Brown mentioned; Muskie's response to Brown said replacing recent competition between Secretary of State and National Sec. Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) Tass quoted with regard to United States nuclear strategy; President Carter's message to nuclear conference quoted.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Robinson, Max

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