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Vietnam / Protest / Saigon / Abrams #200622

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 15, 1969
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(Studio) 15 members of Platoon near Da Nang reported to have worn black armbands. Antiwar protest held in Saigon.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Saigon, South Vietnam) American civilian workers protest at American Embassy. Ambassador Ellsworth Bunker holds minute of silence with group and says President doing all he can to end the war. Protesters pray. [Spokesperson Leo DORSEY - says told no repercussions because of our action.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

(Ton Son Nhut AFB, South Vietnam) [General Creighton ABRAMS - says we're busy here. No statement with regard to student protest.]
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Bernard;
Threlkeld, Richard

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