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Adropov backs Trudeau on his campaign for peace

Soviet leader Yuri Andropov has expressed support for Pierre Elliott Trudeau's peace initiative but set no specific date for a meeting between the two. Mr. Trudeau, seeking with his disarmament crusade to arrange a conference of the world's five nuclear powers, had hoped to visit Moscow this month.

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Trudeau may instead visit Romania and East Germany as soon as next week, Canadian television reported Wednesday. Romanian President Nicolae Ceausescu has endorsed the Trudeau initiative.

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