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...: :• 'item. ••V ster Galesburg, III. I - - ' r- i~ - 1 1 j 1 L f' t- t : f * - •"A . 1" ri r £ .> F 4 * Natiom Mull T" ace Program The nations of Eutape met in the shadow of the U. S. Skylab flight today to decide whether and how to get their own space program off the ground. the meeting of ministers from 11 nations was expected to be the last before Aug* 15—the U. S>imposed deadline (or European acceptance of an American invitation to join the post-Apollo spaeelab program. BUT WEST GERMAN Technology Misinster Horst Ehmke predicted no agreement would be reached on sharing the costs and responsibilities among the 11 nations. Ehmke Said failure to agree would be "a step backward for European unity.' 9 So far, Europe's space program amounts to six unsuccessful attempts to launch a rocket and a handful of scientific satellites 'launched by American rockets. The Europeans conceded defeat last December and agreed tentatively to organize a new space agency and to accept an American invitation to make a new start as a partner in the IL S. post-Apollo program. THE MINISTERS met again July 12 to give final agreement to this program. But Italy, Sweden and the Netherlands said they were not ready and approval was postponed until today's session. The ministers also were asked to give formal approval to a French project for building a new rocket—the L3S. This rocket would replace the Europa rocket, which never went into orbit. France said earlier it would provide 60 per cent of the financing for the L3S, which diplomats said Paris sees as insurance against any future U. S. refusal to provide rockets for European satellites. Other European nations said the L3S is not necessary, but that they will put up the rest of the money if France agrees to join the post-Apollo program. Book Shelf Games and oris Games Great Gift Value 1 1 4 tv eenneTT UT1L - 1 By Pm. NEWSOM UP I Foreign News Analyst Officially, the United Cambodian hopes able when States forces will defend them- bombing The euphoria that attended the ouster of Prince Nowdoltt Sihanouk three years ago is gone. Boys and young girls donned uniforms and trained the fighting, somewhere around one million of them. Doomsday Calm Settles The enemy ciakfts to control 90 per cent of Can bod i a and no the fall. Others, in the manner of Foreign News Co lllll entary comes to an end Aug. 15. But in a bow to the probable reality tliat Phnom Penh itself soon is to become a battleground, American nationals are advised to get out. broomsticks in an hysterical outburst of patriotism then, but now many of the young boys not yet in (heir teens are s dead and the enemy is at the gates. Phnom Penh with its shade and one claim. As seriously disputes trees thronged quiet with temples is refugees from Aug. 15 approaches, newsmen reported a curious doomsday calm settling over the Cambodian capital. Some among the Cambodian elite believe that having gone so far, the United States will now never permit Cambodia's simply await what ever has been ordained. What tm been ordained now clearly lies more in the hands of Hanoi and Peking man in Washington. Presidential adviser Henry Kissinger, architect of the Indochina cease-fire, has put off his trip to Peking until after the Aug. 15 deadline, three Possibilities Suggested Hanoi says the United States must deal with Sihanouk's royal goverMient in exile. SiiSanouk says he will refuse to see Kissinger after earlier rebuffs at Kissinger's hands and suggests that Chinese Premier Chou Ert-lai can act as an mtiHrtnedtery. Sihanouk has taken off for North Korea. Kissinger's options now would seem to be sharply limited, with his recognized powers of persuasion his chief weapon. Three possibilities have been suggested, although how seri* ously only time can determine. Japanese Prime Minister And # # L lunt esn By United Press International Mind Bruising Egos Japanese Prime Kakuei Tanaka Minister short, who is a square-shouldered man likes to speak his mind, even if he injures a few egos along the way. The 55-year-old Tanaka, who gives the impression of being almost as wide as he's tall, met recently with American newsmen and bluntly told them he didn't care if the White House were bugged during his coming summit meeting with President Nixon. Just the Truth "I speak nothing but the truth," the gravel-voiced premier told the newsmen, pounding the clenched fist of one hand into the palm of the other to punctuate his words. "I don't employ diplomatic techniques. Whether there are mikes or not makes no difference." The newsmen, many old Japanese hands, laughed at Tanaka's reference to the Watergate controversy, but didn't doubt his words. Tanaka, scheduled to arrive | in Washington on Tuesday, was ;born poor in a small mountain ^village along the Sea of Japan and fought his way up to his country's top political job a jyear ago. His father, a ambition than In late 1972, Japan's Communist Party newspaper—in a story never officially denied- claimed Tanaka had a a secret family with a "second wife' and two sons. When a Communist legislator tried to raise the point in parliament, Tanaka turned on him. "Mark talking this," the Tanaka said. tough going to remember that you are the one who raised this question in public." Hushed Up The exchange was reported by Tokyo's major newspapers the following day, but later expunged from the parliamentary record. Nothing has been published afcout it since. Tanaka was once accused of threatening fired if to get newsmen him they gave, unfavorable treatment. He denied it. ' farmer with business Arrives for Talks Japanese Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka, right, smiles as he reaches to shake hands with a welcomer at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Tanaka, who arrived in the United States on Sunday, was to officially be greeted today by President Nixon. UNIFAX more i sense, lost the family's money in an ill-starred venture importing pedigreed cattle into Japan. Tanaka grew-'tip on a skimpy diet in an underheated home. His mother barely pulled the future prime minister through a bout of diphtheria and one of his sisters died of tuberculosis. Tanaka's education stopped at primary school because of lack of monev. own small construction company. By the end of the war, it was one of the 50 largest firms in Japan. He used his new I riches to go into politics and! 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