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(Studio) Pentagon releases 1st report on bombing raids over North Vietnam.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Pentagon) Between December 18 and 25, B-52's fly 147 missions. Fighter- bombers make more than 1000 strikes over Hanoi and Haiphong. Mil. targets specified. Pentagon spokesperson Jerry Friedheim denies Swedish claim 1000 bed hospital hit by bombs. [FRIEDHEIM - says French embassy hit by accident. Has no information on any other bombing mistakes.] Friedheim confirms polish report bombs hit 1/2 mile from center of Hanoi.
REPORTER: Bill Downs
- Downs, Bill;
- Smith, Howard K.
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