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Speech / For. Reaction / Vietnam Activity #3222

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 04, 1969
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(Studio) USSR calls speech "pure propaganda." Great Britain and West Germany praise it. Report on enemy's reaction.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Paris, France) President rejected what North Vietnam demanded: complete withdrawal. [North Vietnam Spokesperson Xuan THUY - gives remarks on speech.] He seemed uncompromising.
REPORTER: John Rolfson

(Studio) South Vietnam President Nguyen Van Thieu calls speech "1 of the most important and greatest addresses of United States President" 1 Army Captain says war should be won or get out. Communists attack 4 American outposts near Saigon, and 50 bases were shelled. Casualties reported President Nixon said level of fighting would influence pace of United States withdrawal.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reynolds, Frank;
Rolfson, John

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