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Start Date: Saturday, November 18, 1972 5:15 PM
End Date: Saturday, November 18, 1972 5:20 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Kissinger, Henry A.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On November 18, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Henry A. Kissinger talked on the telephone from 12:15 pm to 12:20 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 033-092 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 33-92 Date: November 18, 1972 Time: 12:15 pm - 12:20 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam negotiations -Settlement agreement -Message to Ellsworth F. Bunker -The President’s directions -Dealings with South Vietnamese -Nguyen Van Thieu -Thieu's attitudes -The President’s previous letter -South Vietnam -Possible emissary to the President -Paris negotiations -Further messages -Bunker -The President's response on South Vietnam bargaining Position -The President’s previous letter -Pressure on US -South Vietnam position -Changes in negotiating points -Problems -Le Duc Tho’s possible response -Previous Changes -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.’s recent trip -Comments -Impact on agreement -Withdrawal of forces -US and North Vietnamese -Bunker -Emissary to South Vietnam - 95 - NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY Tape Subject Log (rev. June-07) Conversation No. 33-92 (cont’d) -Haig -John B. Connally -North Vietnam reaction to US proposals -Agreement quality -South Vietnam -US bargaining position -Bunker Peter G. Peterson -New appointment -Foreign policy -Expertise -Commerce Department -George P. Shultz -Access to White House