The United State Secretary of State, Mr. William Rogers, abruptly cut short his European tour?
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Background: The United State Secretary of State, Mr. William Rogers, abruptly cut short his European tour yesterday (7 May) and flew home to Washington for urgent talks with President Nixon on the Vietnam situation.
Newsman and camera crews were kept well back at Andrews Air Force base near Washington when Mr. Rogers' plane flew in from Bonn. Mr. Rogers was quickly whisk ed away in a government car - he was expected to be present today at a full meeting of the National Security Council to be presided over by President Nixon.