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US-Australia Relations / Nuclear Policy #94647

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 06, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Australian Prime Min. Robert Hawke, meeting with Secretary of State George Shultz here, reported canceling plans for Australia's cooperation in upcoming United States tests of MX missiles, calling for use of Australian air bases; details given, films shown. [SHULTZ - claims United States has made decision to conduct MX tests without use of Australian facilities.] [HAWKE - denies alliance relationship with United States has been diminished.] Resolution to punish New Zealand introduction by Senator William Cohen outlined on screen.
REPORTER: John McWethy

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:01:40

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