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Vietnam / Offensive #20795

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 29, 1972
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(Studio) American B-52's drop 1000 tons bombs near Kontum in South Vietnam's central highlands. Fighting continues for 5th day. Govt. troops recapture school, push some Communist units out of city, but North Vietnam may be regrouping for fresh attack.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Kontum, South Vietnam) South Vietnam troops move street by street through city to flush out enemy. Recoiless rifles, automatic weapons, grenades used. Bombs drop inside city limits. North Vietnam use antiaircraft fire, rockets in offensive. Refugees without many supplies.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker

(Studio) Communist forces stage heavy rocket attacks on South Vietnam relief column 3 1/2 mi. a. of An Loc.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry;
Shoemaker, Dick

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