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North Vietnam / United States Aid Offer / Cong. #244434

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 02, 1976
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(Studio) Just before January`73 peace agreement with North Vietnam, Secretary of State Henry Kissinger said United States made no secret promises of aid to Hanoi. State Department says after agreement signed, President Richard Nixon sent memo to North Vietnam re: reconstruction aid.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Representative G.V. MONTGOMERY - says North Vietnam spokesperson read to Congress committee the Nixon memo. with regard to reconstruction aid. Didn't see document. Told North Vietnam no aid from US.] [Representative Paul McCLOSKEY - says no mention made of possible aid while North Vietnam and Congress group met.] 830 Americans still MIA (missing in action) in Indochina.
REPORTER: Bernard Kalb

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Bernard

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