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Vietnam / Peace Talks / Action #198522

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 22, 1968
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(Studio) North Vietnam blasts United States for South Vietnam's refusal to take point in peace talks.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Paris, France) North Vietnam holds news conf.; denounces US. North Vietnam spokesperson says secret talks between North Vietnam-US over. Willing to meet with United States without South Vietnam. Castigates United States for intrusions in Laos and Cambodia and for hitting villages in North point of DMZ.
REPORTER: Peter Kalischer

(Studio) State Department denies United States bombs places within DMZ. Says United States takes serious view of enemy violations of DMZ. 8,000 allies fight Communists near Da Nang. 87 North Vietnam and 10 Americans killed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalischer, Peter

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