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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 18, 1972
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(Studio) In Paris, France, North Vietnam spokesperson says recent talks with Henry Kissinger have so far failed to break deadlock caused by Nixon intransigence in support of South Vietnam President Thieu.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Saigon, South Vietnam) Kissinger arrives in Saigon shortly after new Army Chief of Staff, General Creighton Abrams, who has close relationship with Thieu.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite (narrates)

(State Department) Kissinger and Thieu to discuss cease-fire and make-up of coalition government Thieu not expected to be cooperative. North Vietnam spokesperson optimistic about prospects for peace.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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