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Vietnam / Peace Plan #220563

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 06, 1972
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(Studio) London "Times" reports reason to believe United States and North Vietnam have reached agreement on ending Vietnam war. United Press International reports United States and South Vietnam agree on plan and will present it to North Vietnam before United States President election: South Vietnam President Thieu's resignation; United States withdrawal in exchange for release of American POW's and North Vietnam withdrawal. United States bombing and blockade of North Vietnam to end; negotiations on cease-fire begun.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(State Department) United States officials say reports totally speculative, but refuse to specifically deny them. Talks between Henry Kissinger and North Vietnam include discussion of such a plan.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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