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Cambodia / United States Aid / Fighting #208089

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 08, 1970
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(Studio) Reports administration to give Cambodia more military aid.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Secretary of State William ROGERS - says United States must continue aid; won't be new Vietnam.] [Defense Secretary Melvin LAIRD - says aid will speed United States withdrawals.] [Senator Clifford P. CASE - says Americans need more facts.]
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Senator prohibits United States ground troops in Cambodia. Cambodians claim major victory.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) Cambodian casualties heavy; hospitals overcrowded; government veils casualty reports

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Rabel, Ed

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