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Vietnam / Thieu and Peace; Kissinger #220385

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 24, 1972
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(Studio) United States and North Vietnam bargain to brink of peace. Henry Kissinger cannot get ally, South Vietnam President Thieu, to agree. Thieu calls for North Vietnam withdrawal throughout Indochina, guarantees from China and Russia that cease-fire will work. He rejects coalition government for South Vietnam.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(White House) Kissinger meets with President Nixon and Secretary of State Rogers to brief them on talks with Thieu. He will meet again with North Vietnam's Le Duc Tho in Paris.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(State Department) North Vietnam and South Vietnam position selves for a cease-fire. Nothing will be allowed to block a settlement.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Rather, Dan

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