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Thailand / Coup #243185

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 06, 1976
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(Studio) Mil. takes over in coup of democratic government in Thailand. Taking command is anti-Communist military man Sa-ngad Chaloryu. Details of coup, which took place at Bangkok university, noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Bangkok, Thailand) Scenes of battle shown. Catalyst for battle was left-wing student demonstrations with regard to return to country of former military dictator Thanom Kittikachorn. Details of battle noted.
REPORTER: Peter Collins

Reporter(s):
Collins, Peter;
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:03:10

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