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Analysis (Mayaguez Seizure / American Reaction) #239954

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 13, 1975
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(Studio) Eric Sevareid discusses Mayaguez seizure and American's reaction,
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(No location given) American dealing with new Cambodian government that's not yet organized or responsible. United States must therefore handle situation with caution and patience. Deliberate test of American policy and will not going on in Cambodia but North Korea; details given. United States not yet free of specter of still another Asian war; Korea in this reporter's mind.
REPORTER: Eric Sevareid

Schieffer, Bob;
Sevareid, Eric

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