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Vietnam / Peace Talks #18867

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 14, 1972
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(Studio) United States denies reports that it has accepted South Vietnam President Thieu's peace proposal of yesterday. Press Secretary Ronald Ziegler says only peace plan Nixon supports is one Kissinger and North Vietnam working on in Paris.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(White House) Henry Kissinger returns United States from Paris, France, and consults with Nixon on progress of talks. Neither Kissinger nor General Haig plans mtg. with South Vietnam President Thieu in immediate future.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(State Department) United States charged by North Vietnam and Viet Cong with delaying cease-fire. May be true for last 6 weeks United States has given massive military aid to South Vietnam and chance for Thieu to prepare politically for cease-fire.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Jarriel, Tom;
Koppel, Ted;
Reasoner, Harry

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