CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 22, 1972
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(Studio) Earlier this week General Alexander Haig, Kissinger's aide, flew to Saigon with letter from Nixon to South Vietnam President Thieu threatening to cut off United States aid to South Vietnam unless South Vietnam signs peace treaty United States wants. Haig returns with Thieu's reply.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Key Biscayne, Florida) Haig and Kissinger meet with Nixon. White House Press Secretary Ronald Ziegler declines comment on Haig's mission or United States bombing of North Vietnam.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint
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