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Laos / South Vietnam Attack / United States Air Support #14396

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 24, 1971
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(Studio) North Vietnam shells Quang Tri, South Vietnam; South Vietnam officials say objective of Laos operation to disrupt supply trails, not reach Tchepone as stated at outset of operation. 3 United States copters shot down in Laos. United States fighting small battles around Khe Sanh, South Vietnam.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Khe Sanh, South Vietnam) United States air armada assembled for Laos operation largest of war; much air support originates at Khe Sanh, film shows copters recovered after shot down over Laos.
REPORTER: Jim Giggans

Giggans, Jim;
Reasoner, Harry

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