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Nixon and Franco, 1970
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: May 28, 2020
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Madrid, Spain, October, 1970: President and Mrs. Richard Nixon listens as Spanish dictator Generalissimo Francisco Franco welcomes them to Spain in a ceremony next to Air Force One at Barajas Airport. More than a million people lined the streets to view the leaders' motorcade from the airport to downtown Madrid.
Stars and Stripes' 1970 story about President Nixon in Madrid.