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Start Date: Wednesday, April 19, 1972 1:18 AM
End Date: Wednesday, April 19, 1972 1:24 AM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Kissinger, Henry A.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On April 18, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Henry A. Kissinger talked on the telephone from 8:18 pm to 8:24 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 023-028 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 23-28 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 8:18-8:24 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. 18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 1/13) [See also Conversation No. 332-5] People's Republic of China [PRC] -Kissinger's meeting with unknown PRC officials -India -Soviet Union, Indonesia and Japan -Behavior -Table tennis team -John A. Scali's analysis -Table tennis team -Significance -The President's possible message -Current situation -Kissinger’s meeting with an unknown PRC official -The President's trip -Unknown PRC official's expressions -Relations with US -Kissinger’s successful meeting with an unknown PRC official -US position in Asia -PRC position -Reasons Soviets -Meetings with US officials -Earl L. Butz -Maurice H. Stans -Butz -Jacob D. Beam -Reaction to Butz meeting -Peter G. Peterson -Reactions -Butz -Statements in Moscow -Rebuttal -Beam Vietnam -William P. Rogers's statement -Foreign Service -Support 19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 1/13)