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Vietnam Bombings / Pilots / Pentagon #214590

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 29, 1971
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(Studio) Pilots of bombers interviewed.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood

(Danang AFB, South Vietnam) [Lieutenant Van PARKHURST - describes targets.] [Lieutenant Colonel Walter BJORNEBY - describes sites.] Major of raids from Thailand or China Sea carriers.
REPORTER: Bruce Dunning

(Studio) Pentagon's reason for raids reported.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood

(DC) Strikes to continue as weather permits. Most targets below 20th parallel, 75 mile from Hanoi. Reasons for strikes: Laos situation; Cambodia situation; possible offensive in South Vietnam later this year
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Collingwood, Charles;
Dunning, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob

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