CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 20, 1969
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(Studio) Casualties reported. Allies continue sweep North of Saigon. Viet Cong shell 2 US installations near Da Nang. Navy riverboats conduct Operation Giant Slingshot to take away use of rivers from VC. Narrates to Defense Department film of river operation. Saigon says 657,000 voted in recent hamlet elections. Filipino spokesperson says 1,500 Filipino troops to be withdrawn and replaced with Med. units.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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