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Laos Situation #215189

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 03, 1971
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(Studio) Pentagon report
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) United States conts. bombing in Laos, but Pentagon says no South Vietnam invasion of Laos yet. Allied troops massed at Laos border. News embargo end up to General Abrams.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) For. newspapers, unaffected by embargo, full of stories on Laos situation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senators unable to get assurances that South Vietnam attack into Laos hasn't begun. Senators unhappy with news embargo, creation of credibility gap. Sources report South Vietnam attacks into Laos.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Schieffer, Bob

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