In search for an agenda for the proposed Big Four conference, the Foreign Ministers' deputies, meeting in Paris, have so far spoken more than a million words. This week—the seventh week since the talks began—an American diplomat noted: "I do not have any more indications on Russian intentions than I had on the first day when we sat down in the Palais Rose. At times I almost have the impression that Gromyko himself does not know exactly what the Kremlin is driving at in these talks. So little is accomplished that I do not have the impression of going to...

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