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Vietnam / Peace Talks #225249

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 15, 1973
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(Studio) General Alexander Haig scheduled to confer with President Thieu in Saigon tomorrow. Major compromise in new peace plan deals with Vietnam sovereignty. Agreement recognizes 1 Vietnam with 2 separate govts.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Nixon reported to feel peace finally near. President Thieu believed to be willing to sign new agreement. Status of DMZ (demilitarized zone) and status of supervisory force 2 questions believed to have been resolved. Poland, Canada, Hungary and Indonesia to be supervisory ntns.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Impt. peace talks still underway in Paris.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Gif-sur-Yvette, France) Ambassador William Sullivan, head of United States team of technical experts, and George Aldrich, State Department legal consultant, meet again tomorrow for technical talks with North Vietnam on peace settlement details.
REPORTER: Peter Kalischer

(Studio) Draft peace agreement would mean all United States troops out of Vietnam in 60 days, incl. POW's.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Kalischer, Peter

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