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Administration / Laos Situation #215212

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 04, 1971
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(Studio) White House assures no South Vietnam move into Laos; Communists insist attack under way. Defense Secretary Laird discusses news embargo.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [LAIRD - says news embargo necessary to protect United States forces; not going to 2nd guess General Abrams' decision regarding security of own forces.] Sources report unexpected lack of fighting when forces moved into new areas.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Casualties reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:03:30

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