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480. Note From President Carter to Secretary of State Vance and the President’s Assistant for National Security Affairs (Brzezinski)1

Cy & Zbig

We need to evolve soon US position re UN Disarmament Conference. We’re in danger of being clobbered by all nations for arms sales & by Soviets on ER weapons.

J.C.
  1. Source: Department of State, Executive Secretariat Files, Lot 84D161, Box 1, Miscellaneous. No classification marking. Carter hand-wrote the note. Brzezinski forwarded the note under cover of a February 27 memorandum. (Ibid.)