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Conversation: 024-016

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Start Date: Monday, May 8, 1972 9:23 PM

End Date: Monday, May 8, 1972 9:27 PM

Participants:

Nixon, Richard M. (President)Kissinger, Henry A.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 00:12:56

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 00:16:55

024-016.mp3

NARA Description:

On May 8, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Henry A. Kissinger talked on the telephone from 5:23 pm to 5:27 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 024-016 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 24-16

Date: May 8, 1972
Time: 5:23 pm - 5:27 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger.

[See also Conversation No. 336-37]

     Vietnam
          -Blockade
               -The President's announcement
                    -North Vietnamese offensive
                          -Wording of denunciation
                                -Changes
                    -US-South Vietnamese goals
                    -North Vietnamese offensive
                          -Wording
                                -Cambodia and Laos
                          -Deletion
                    -Escalation of war
                          -Responsibility
                                -Criticism
                    -US peace offers
               -Mines
                    -Detonation
                          -The President's statement
               -The President's Request for a call to Kissinger
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                           NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF

                                       Tape Subject Log
                                         (rev. 10/06)
                                                                     Conv. No. 24-16 (cont.)