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Laos / POW's #227078

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 01, 1973
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(Studio) North Vietnam releases list of American POW's held in Laos. United States believed 60 names would be given, but list contains only 10. 7 are servicemen, 2 are American civilians and 1 is Canadian civilian. Names enumerated. Henry Kissinger expresses disappointment with list. Pentagon spokesperson Jerry Friedheim says US will continue efforts to locate MIA's. Major Norbert Gotner, previously listed as MIA, on list.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Sacramento, California) [Wife Rose GOTNER - says happy husband coming home. Describes daughters reaction to good news.]
REPORTER: Harry Chittik (KX-TV)

(Studio) Victor Louis, Soviet journalist, reports some American POW's being held in secret maximum security camps in China in Yunnan Province on North Vietnam border.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter

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