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Vietnam / Pre-Cease-Fire Step-Up #18663

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 03, 1972
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(Studio) United States to keep residual force of civilian advisers in South Vietnam after troops have been withdrawn. Continued United States support of South Vietnam with supplies and combat missions flown by private firms reported Pentagon refuses comment. United States sends jet fighters to South Vietnam from South Korea and Iran to beef up South Vietnam forces before cease-fire.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Tan Son Nhut AFB, South Vietnam) Cargo planes land continuously at Air Force Base near Saigon. Last minute equipment rush based on intelligence reports that North Vietnam are also busy.
REPORTER: Arnold Collins

(Oakland, California) Pentagon rushes new equipment to South Vietnam to beat cease-fire deadline.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

Collins, Arnold;
Reasoner, Harry;
Shoemaker, Dick

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