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Classified Pentagon Report #217385

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 15, 1971
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(Studio) Federal judge orders "New York Times" not publish any more of classified Pentagon report on United States involvement in Vietnam War; "New York Times" to resist permanent injunction at hearing Friday;articles today tell of former President Lyndon B. Johnson's secret decision to increase United States troop strength in South Vietnam in 1965.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [State Secretary ROGERS - says disclosure of report serious because against law, complicates foreign govts.' confidence in dealing with US confidentially.] Admin. officials criticize disclosure of report; emphasizes military side of Vietnam War, report writers not named.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Senator Michael J. Mansfield delighted by publication of papers.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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