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Vietnam / Cease-Fire #225438

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 26, 1973
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(Studio) Vietnam cease-fire agreement to be signed Saturday in Hotel Majestic. Nixon proclaims day one of prayer and thanksgiving.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Paris, France) [Secretary of State William ROGERS - says United States wants peace to work.] After cease-fire begins, North Vietnam will send United States list of POW's.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Pentagon spokesperson Jerry Friedheim discusses prisoners of war release.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Pentagon) [FRIEDHEIM - refuses to comment on whether United States will continue to give air support to Laos and Cambodia.] General Dan. James says American planes will take POW's home via Philippines. POW's to be briefed there. [JAMES - says briefings to be held to determine, if possible, what happened to MIA's.] [FRIEDHEIM - says efforts will be made to find MIA's.]
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) CBS will broadcast signing of peace agreement beginning 9:30 EST Saturday p.m.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Schieffer, Bob

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