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Saigon / Embassies Close #239678

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 24, 1975
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(Studio) As Communists move closer to Saigon, foreign govts. close their embassies.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Saigon, South Vietnam) British, Canadian, German, Thai embassies close. Unknown how much longer United States to remain; South Vietnam line up early to plead for their departure out of country
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Saigon, South Vietnam) Canadians leave Saigon; South Vietnam wanting Canadian help out of country to be badly disappointed. Departure security for all fors. now in hands of American embassy.
REPORTER: Peter Kent (Canadian Broadcasting Corp.)

(Studio) Canadian government official says Canada's evacuation plane had enough space for everyone authorized to leave or wanting to leave, but no one appeared.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kent, Peter;
Plante, Bill
Duration:
00:04:40

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