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Carter out of his corner with 1-2 punch at Reagan

Jimmy Carter ended his silence about President Reagan with a double blast -- accusing him of being an inadequate peacemaker in the Middle East and dispenser of suffering and disillusionment in the United States.

At a news conference shortly before he met with the President Tuesday, Mr. Carter said the new administration places too much stress on military spending and that slashed-back budget policies at home mean gloom by poor Americans.

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While he supported the President's proposal to sell advanced radar planes and other military equipment to Saudi arabia, Carter called the B-1 bomber, which he killed and Reagan resurgrounds the manned bomber could not pentetrate Soviet defenses.

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