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Vietnam #276843

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 30, 1981
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(Studio) Fall of Siagon to North Vietnam recalled; Vietnam aid currently facing domestic problems as well as threat from China (PR) and situation in Cambodia.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Thai-Cambodian Border) China (PR) and Thailand reported supporting and arming anti-Communist forces in Cambodia in effort to drive Vietnam out; details given, films shown. Decision said taken with prior knowledge and tacit support of US; current status of conflict between Khmer Rouge and Vietnam army discussed. Quagmire Vietnam's apparently caught in considered.
REPORTER: Peter Collins

Collins, Peter;
Rather, Dan

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