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Laos War / Senate Concern #208417

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 25, 1970
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(Studio) Laos, new Communist offensive, government losing, Senators express concern over American involvement in Laos.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(No location given) [Charles MATHIAS - says storm signals flying; could repeat Vietnam mistakes; CIA using ex-Berets in counter insurgence efforts.] Albert Gore and Mike Mansfield agree want more information from administration, upset over report that American ambassador approved arrest of 3 journalists trying to cover war, by Laotian government, Senator Stuart Symington wants Ambassador G. McMurtrie Godley home for questioning.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger

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