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Cambodia / Fighting #210153

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 07, 1970
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(Studio) Americans capture major communist Cambodian base, may be sought-for headquarters; allies discover camp 2 mile from South Vietnam border.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Snoul, Cambodia) Broken bridge slows allied advance; villagers warn Americans of large Snow ambush; prisoner, weapons and papers captured.
REPORTER: John Laurence

(Snoul, Cambodia) Town destroyed in battle; no Americans, 100 North Vietnam killed; some GIs loot town. [Lieutenant Colonel Grail BROOKSHIRE - says looting light, stolen goods returned.] Townspeople hostile.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

(Studio) South Vietnam to send flotilla with medical and supplies up Mekong to Phnom Penh.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Mekong River, Cambodia) Gunboats to reopen Mekong to allies, evacuate Vietnam refugees; American boats may take part.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner (narrates)

Duvall, Jed;
Laurence, John;
Reasoner, Harry

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