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Vietnam / Paris Conference #24831

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 01, 1973
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(Studio) Secretary of State William Rogers and Il other foreign mins. meeting in Paris, France, initial agreement designed to provide guarantees for meaningful peace in Vietnam.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Paris, France) Madame Binh of Viet Cong holds reception to celebrate agreement which gives tacit legitimacy to VC. United States Ambassador William Porter attends reception as do United Nations Secretary General Kurt Waldheim and lower South Vietnam officials. If cease-fire violated in Vietnam, no real mechanism established by conference to do much about it. [Canadian Min. External Affairs Mitchell SHARP - says Canada disappointed by conf.'s failure to establish cease-fire violation Prevention mechanisms.] With Vietnam question disPosed of, Secretary of State Rogers and Chinese For. Min. Chi Peng-fei discuss Chinese-American relations
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Koppel, Ted;
Reasoner, Harry

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