ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 20, 1971
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(Studio) General Duong Van Minh withdraws as South Vietnam presidential candidate; charges President Nguyen Van Thieu with electoral fraud.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) United States hands-off policy has resulted in implicit support of one-man presidential race; United States South Vietnam Ambassador Ellsworth Bunker has stated money for South Vietnam will now be more difficult to obtain from Congress
REPORTER: Ted Koppel
(Arkansas) [Senator J. William FULBRIGHT - says United States presence in South Vietnam prohibits free election; doesn't think stopping aid responsible action.]
REPORTER: No reporter given
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