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Congress / South Vietnam Aid #239563

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 18, 1975
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(Studio) Congress setting own pace for its decision with regard to administration's request for more South Vietnam aid.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senate Foreign Relations Committee approves $100 million for humanitarian aid to South Vietnam and $100 million for American evacuation. [Senator Jacob JAVITS - thinks pace of American evacuation still inadequate.] [Senator Dick CLARK - says Secretary of State rptdly. wired United States ambassador in South Vietnam a specific evacuation plan.] House Armed Services Committee hears from United States Army chief of staff Frederick Weyand.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:01:40

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