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Laos / South Vietnam Attack #214873

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 14, 1971
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(Studio) South Vietnam conts. attack in Laos.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Ho Chi Minh Trail, Laos) South Vietnam captures portion of Ho Chi Minh Trail with little North Vietnam resistance. Film shows narrow trail hidden from above by arbor; North Vietnam supply points along trail. Trail not one road, but a network; trails just dirt, cannot really be destroyed.
REPORTER: Don Webster

(Studio) South Vietnam Commander of Laos operation says South Vietnam forces remain in Laos until North Vietnam use of trail paralyzed; South Vietnam President Thieu insists operation of limited duration.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Webster, Don

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