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Vietnam / Drug Traffic #223500

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 02, 1972
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(Studio) Narcotics researcher testifies Indochina's heroin traffic Is tied directly to South Vietnam leaders and foreign gangsters. Alfred West McCoy, Yale graduate student, tell Senate subcommittee South Vietnam heroin and opium traffic is divided between political orgs. of President Nguyen Van Thiau, former Vice President Nguyen Cao Ky, and Premier Tran Thien Khiem. Some South Vietnam working for CIA also said involved. Florida-based Mafia family said deeply involved. McCoy says US diplomats and intelligence agents know what's happening but don't do much about it.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Reporter(s):
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:01:10

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