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United States Involvement / Cambodia #12584

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 25, 1971
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(Studio) Defense Department spokesperson says Green Berets training Cambodian troops in South Vietnam and Thailand. Admin. and Congress dispute over United States Cambodian involvement heightens.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Congress angered by administration maneuvers around Cooper-Church amendment. [Senator J. William FULBRIGHT - says actions inconsistent with intent of Congress expressed in Cooper-Church amendment; no way forcing administration to follow Congress advice.] [Senator Frank CHURCH - wants to know what has happened to justify policy changes.] Secretary of State Rogers to be 1st witness at new Foreign Relations Committee hearings.

(DC) Rogers explains few United States helicopters involved in Cambodia; involvement only temporary change in policy.
REPORTER: John Scali

Clark, Bob;
Reasoner, Harry;
Scali, John

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