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Thailand / Cambodia #242575

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 26, 1976
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(Studio) Bangkok representatives say Cambodian soldiers kill 200 trying to flee into Thailand. Only 12 make it across. 9000 refugees in border camps.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cambodia-Thailand Border) CBS camera crew warned to stop filming or be shot. Refugee camp shown. Woman tells how groups of people forced out of Phnom Penh and forced to grow rice and vegetables and work in irrigation ditches. Ex- medical worker describes how soldiers beat other medical workers to death. No reporter has gone into Cambodia since Communists took over in April. Refugees describe reign of terror.
REPORTER: Peter Collins

Collins, Peter;
Cronkite, Walter

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