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(from left-to-right:)

  • ???
  • ??? (obscured)
  • ???
  • U.S. Air Force General David C. Jones, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
  • ???
  • Zbigniew Brzezinski (smiling)
  • Jimmy Carter (seated)
  • Walter Mondale (V.P.)??? or Edmund Muskie (Asst. Secretary of State)
  • Harold Brown, Secretary of Defense (glasses)
  • ??? (glasses)
  • Cyrus Vance, Secretary of State (facing right of frame)
  • ???
  • Andrei Gromyko, Minister for Foreign Affairs for the Soviet Union (decorated with Hero of Socialist Labor medal)
  • Anatoli Dobrynin, Soviet ambassador to the United States (glasses)
  • Leonid Brezhnev (seated)
  • Dmitriy Ustinov, Defence Minister of the USSR (decorated)
  • ??? (obscured)
  • ???
  • ??? (obscured)
  • ???
  • Nikolai Ogarkov, Head of the General Staff of the USSR (decorated)

President Jimmy Carter and Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev sign the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT II) treaty, June 18, 1979, in Vienna.

Photo Credit: Bill Fitz-Patrick

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