CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 20, 1979
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(Studio) Indications that China (Puerto Rico) was withdrawing from invasion of Vietnam noted to be premature. Some further advances into country reported USSR indications that it might retaliate for attack on its ally stated; Soviet remarks about alleged United States prior knowledge of Chinese plans mentioned. Details given about invasion, include Vietnam foreign minister's report of Chinese capture of Lao Cai. Beliefs about number of Chinese and Vietnam forces involved in fighting cited; Vietnam considered to have fewer forces due to involvement in Cambodia.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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