Secret White House Tapes

447–31

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447–31
  • President Richard M. Nixon
  • Henry A. Kissinger
  • J. William Fulbright
June 21, 1973
Conversation No. 447-31

Date: June 21, 1973
Time: 3:56 pm - 4:08 pm
Location: Executive Office Building
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM


Tape Subject Log

(rev. March-2012)

Conversation No. 447-31 (cont’d)

The President met with Henry A. Kissinger.

Leonid I. Brezhnev’s visit

-Kissinger’s recent briefing

-Tone

-Duration

-Reaction

-Watergate

-Helmut (“Hal”) Sonnenfeldt’s briefing

-William P. Rogers

-Kissinger’s schedule

-J. William Fulbright’s committee

-Briefing

-Timing

-President’s conversation with Brezhnev


Kissinger talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 3:56 pm and 4:08
pm.

[Conversation No. 447-31A]

[Begin telephone conversation]

[See Conversation No. 41-23]

[End telephone conversation]

Brezhnev’s visit
-President’s recent conversation with Brezhnev

-Principles

-Soviet summit [?]


Kissinger talked with Fulbright at an unknown time between 3:56 pm and 4:08 pm.]

[Conversation No. 447-31B]

[Begin telephone conversation]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM


Tape Subject Log
(rev. March-2012)

Conversation No. 447-31 (cont’d)


[See Conversation No. 41-24]

[End telephone conversation]

Kissinger’s schedule
-Briefing
-Timing
-Kissinger’s recent conversation with Fulbright

Brezhnev’s visit

-Fulbright and Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield


People’s Republic of China [PRC]

-Unknown person


Brezhnev’s visit

-President’s schedule

-June 23, 1973

-PRC

-Brezhnev’s interest

-Ambassador

-William G. Hyland
-North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO]
-French Foreign Minister
-Photograph opportunity
-PRC officials
-President’s achievements
-Future

-Possible statement

-Communique

-Allies

-Communique

-Signing

-Anatoliy F. Dobrynin


Kissinger’s schedule
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM


Tape Subject Log

(rev. March-2012)

Conversation No. 447-31 (cont’d)

-Recent briefing

-Questions

-Negotiation specifics

-Answers


President’s schedule

Kissinger left at 4:08 pm.
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