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North Vietnam / American Bomb Raids / Effects #207192

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Nov 21, 1970
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(Studio) Americans bomb North Vietnam heavily; Hanoi denounces act.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Missile and anti-aircraft sites hit. [Dep. Assistant Defense Secretary Jerry West FRIEDHEIM - says not bombing resumption, just retaliation for North Vietnam shooting down American reconnaissance plane.]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(DC) No agreement ever made saying American reconnaissance planes can fly over North Vietnam; administration just hoped they wouldn't be shot at.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Senator Mike Mansfield says bombing renewed involvement.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Paris, France) North Vietnam delegation denounces raids, claims 6 United States aircraft downed; says raids hurt Paris Peace Talks. [INTERPRETER - says Nixon responsible for hampering peace talks.]
REPORTER: Peter Kalischer

Kalischer, Peter;
Mudd, Roger;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Schoumacher, David

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