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US-Vietnam Relations / Diplomatic Reconciliation #160890

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 11, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reports introduced.

(White House: John Cochran) The reestablishment of diplomatic relations between the United States and Vietnam featured. [President CLINTON - announces the normalization of diplomatic relations.] Secretary of State Warren Christopher said slated to go to Vietnam to pursue the fate of the MIAs. [Senators Bob DOLE, Bob KERREY, John McCAIN - offer differing opinions on the President's decision.] [CLINTON - adds that it is time to move on.]

(Washington: Jack Smith) The reaction of Vietnam war veterans to normalizing relations examined. [Veterans of Foreign Wars Robert CURRIEO, veterans Jim WEBB, Wayne SMITH - says it's time to move forward.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Hanoi: Jim Laurie) The response in Vietnam to the announcement featured; scenes shown from Hanoi, Vietnam, where many American businesses are already active. [Two AMERICANS, Vietnam investment adviser James ROCKWELL, English teacher Vietnam War Vet Foundation Chuck SEARCY - comment.]

Cochran, John;
Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim;
Smith, Jack

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