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Vietnam / Offensive #21015

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 14, 1972
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(Studio) South Vietnam troops battle to drive remaining North Vietnam forces out of An Loc.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(An Loc, South Vietnam) 69 days of fighting leaves An Loc in ruins. Casualties on both sides have been heavy. South Vietnam reinforcements, supplies brought in by air; Highway 13 still blocked by North Vietnam though they are now pulling back.
REPORTER: Andrew Pearson

(Studio) Lifting of enemy pressure on An Loc enables civilians trapped there to flee down Highway 13 to government held territory.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Near Am Loc, South Vietnam) Refugees leave An Loc during lull in fighting. Teenagers are captured by North Vietnam, taken to Cambodia for forced labor. Many refugees killed. Supplies inadequate in refugee camps. Disease, dysentery, dehydration, and malnutrition plague camps.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

Miller, Ron;
Pearson, Andrew;
Reasoner, Harry

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