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Nixon / Bunker #218525

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 10, 1971
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(Studio) United States South Vietnam ambassador Ellsworth Bunker meets with President Nixon.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Nixon and Bunker rptdly. discussed ramifications of Nixon's trip to People's Republic of China, on South Vietnam, South Vietnam elections related to China trip; Nixon and Bunker rptdly. worried about possibility of South Vietnam President Nguyen Van Thieu's unopposed re-election.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) Saigon sources report United States will re-assess its support of South Vietnam if President Thieu re-elected without opposition; Thieu sends bill to South Vietnam national assembly to impose stiff penalties for selling, importing or hoarding illegal drugs.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Rather, Dan

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