CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 06, 1972
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(Studio) Moves underway to strengthen United States naval presence in foreign waters.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Power vacuum in Indian Ocean, with Soviet strengthening fleet there countered by orders to keep United States aircraft carrier Enterprise and task force in Indian Ocean. Communications base on islands of Bahrain and Diego Garcia to be taken over from Britain by US.
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