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Laos Situation #214771

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 01, 1971
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(Studio) USSR Premier Kosygin claims Laos invaded; Laos officials claim no knowledge of allied forces impending attack. News blackout about invasion conts. [Senator Hubert HUMPHREY - says Admin. attempt to justify involvement in Cambodia and Laos, as precaution during United States withdrawal, doesn't make sense.]
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Studio) United States Ambassador to South Vietnam Ellsworth Bunker on way to United States for talks with President Nixon.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:02:20

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