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Vietnam / Peace Talks #221139

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 15, 1972
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(Studio) Le Duc Tho returns to Hanoi from Paris.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Paris, France) United States Ambassador Porter and North Vietnam Min. Xuan Thuy resume technical talks with regard to Vietnam peace settlement. Thuy, Madame Binh, Chinese ambassador and USSR amb. see Le Duc Tho off at Paris airport.
REPORTER: Peter Kalischer

(Studio) President Nixon meets with Kissinger to discuss Vietnam peace settlement.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Reports here say Kissinger has what he considers best settlement obtainable. Nixon trying to decide to take it or not, with or without approval of President Thieu of South Vietnam. Widely believed Thieu holding to condition that settlement contain recognition of South Vietnam's right to sovereignty.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalischer, Peter;
Rather, Dan

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