CBS Evening News for Friday, May 16, 1969
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(Studio) Ground attacks fail to dislodge Communists from key mount post in A Shau Valley. 30,000 allied troops near Danang ready for assault to coincide with Ho Chi Minh's birthday. Villages considered secure invaded.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(South Vietnam) Marines and South Vietnam forces fight side by side to retake village. Not usually done. House to house fighting costly. Casualties reported Villagers must find new homes.
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld
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