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Weinberger / NATO Meeting / Poland #71486

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 08, 1981
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(Studio) NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) meeting in West Germany reported agreeing on modernization of West Europe's nuclear weapons; apparent success of Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger's efforts with group mentioned. Impact of possible USSR invasion of Poland on arms limitation talks noted. Films shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(W. Germany) Warning issued to USSR from NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) defense mins. reported; implications for Weinberger's capabilities cited. His later tour of American-manned outpost examined; films shown. [WEINBERGER - thinks situation with USSR and Poland is remaining unchanged.]
REPORTER: John McWethy

(Studio) Belief among some Europeans that USSR invasion of Poland would be seen as having silver lining by Reagan administration reported; basis of this assessment explained. El Salvador mentioned.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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