CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 15, 1969
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(Studio) Nixon outlines 8-part Vietnam peace program in speech. Calls for mutual withdrawal and internally supervised elections, with all ptys. involved. Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge briefs Cabinet and National Security Council on speech.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) [LODGE - says withdrawal and political solution statements new. If other side desires solid talks, opportunity here.] Reporters ask why should Communists talk if United States to pull out anyway. [LODGE - says doesn't assume withdrawal.]
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint
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