CBS Evening News for Monday, May 18, 1970
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(Studio) Communists make deepest Cambodian plunge ever; South Vietnam retake Takeo; South Vietnam troops and American advisers have been fighting in Laos.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) [Defense Secretary Melvin LAIRD - reports United States fighting in Laos doesn't violate treaty or Const. amendment barring Laos action.] [Senator J. William FULBRIGHT - asks if Cambodian invasion will affect Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT).] [LAIRD - doesn't think so.] Senators increase moves to cut Cambodian funds.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb
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