Date: February 28, 1973

Time: 12:02pm-12:15 pm

Location: Oval Office

The President met with Henry A. Kissinger and Ronald L. Ziegler.

William P. Rogers meeting with Nguyen Duy Trinh

-North Vietnam

-Compliance with agreement

-Prisoner of War [POW] release

-Future release

-Joint Military Commission

-Press release

-POW release



Tape Subject Log

(rev. Mar.-09)


-Roger’s viewpoint

-Press release

-POW issue

-International Conference on Vietnam

-Roger’s role

-North Vietnam’s negotiating position


-US withdrawal, mining

-Kissinger’s briefing of Rogers

-Confirmation of POWs release


-International Conference on Vietnam

-Rogers’s return

-Roger’s statement

-Ziegler’s statement

-Rogers’s meeting with Trinh

-North Vietnam’s statement


-Joint Military Commission

-International Conference on Vietnam

-Rogers’s participation

-POWs release


-Gen. Brent G. Scowcroft



-Continuation of International Conference on Vietnam

Kissinger and Ziegler left at 12:15 pm.