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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 30, 1970
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(Studio) Nixon Cambodia report tonight; Senate Foreign Relations Committee says operation grave war development, wants White House to answer questions.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Nixon on political defense; briefs Congress, nation tonight; expected to cite communist activity, defense needs and danger to South Vietnam Americans as reasons for incursion; not new Vietnam.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) 2 American advisers wounded in Cambodia.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Pursat, Cambodia) South Vietnam, Americans push 25 mile to Pursat, seal off Parrot's Beak.
REPORTER: Don Webster

(No location given) [South Vietnam General DO CAO TRI - reports need for United States support, drive into Cambodia.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

(Pursat, Cambodia) Air, ground action conts.; Parrot's Beak secured.
REPORTER: Don Webster

(Studio) Communists hold Angtassom and Takeo against Cambodian attacks; communists to control most of country E. of Mekong River, will set up Norodom Sihanouk provisional government there; official government protests United States invasion.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) [For. Min. Yem SAMBAUR - must protest United States and South Vietnam incursion in principle; violates neutrality and treaties.]
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

(Studio) Britain withholds support of United States move; USSR , communist Paris delegation charge 1954 Geneva violation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Bernard;
Rather, Dan;
Threlkeld, Richard;
Webster, Don

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