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Congress / United States Involvement / Cambodia #12564

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 22, 1971
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(Studio) State Department notes attack on Phnom Penh, Cambodia with discouragement; White House spokesperson says reports exaggerated. Incrd United States Cambodian involvement gets Congress attention
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Secretary of State Rogers, using personal diplomacy, heads off Congress Cambodian debate; talks to convince Senator Cooper use of United States air power in Cambodia crucial to withdrawal of American troops.
REPORTER: John Scali

(Studio) Secretary of Defense Laird briefs Senator Armed Services Committee
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry;
Scali, John

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