CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 17, 1972
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(Studio) Enemy troops overrun 6 villages and base in central highlands. South Vietnam recapture base and 1 village. Struggle to regain hamlets near Saigon has been costly and bitter.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Xom Suoi III, South Vietnam) South Vietnam air and artillery strikes pound North Vietnam-held village. It is reduced to rubble. South Vietnam root North Vietnam out. Communists show no part of South Vietnam is completely safe from attack.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner
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