ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 04, 1972
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(Studio) 10 European countries and Israel recognize Bangladesh. Bangladesh takes steps to join British Commonwealth.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Florida) president Nixon adamant against United States recognition of Bangladesh for following reasons: (1) India turned over former governor of E. Pakistan, Malik, to Bangladesh for trial. (2) India demands West pakistan agree never to build sufficient military be war threat. (3) India still holds captured West Pakistani forces. (4) Recognition might chill United States relations with China.
REPORTER: Bill Gill
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