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US-Vietnam Relations / MIAs #317148

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 02, 1987
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Hanoi, Vietnam: Richard Wagner) President envoy General John Vessey's arrival here for negotiations with Vietnam on MIA (missing in action) issue reported; details given, scenes shown. [VESSEY - claims Vietnam has the solution.] [July 18, Secretary State George SHULTZ - rejects Vietnam's attempt to trade information on MIAs for econ. aid.] [VESSEY - mocks his abilities on Vietnamese musical instrument; cites need to continue work despite progress.] [For. ministry spokesperson TRINH Xuan Lang - agrees progress has been made.]

Sawyer, Forrest;
Wagner, Richard

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