ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 05, 1969
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(Studio) In Vietnam speech, President Nixon declined to reveal withdrawal timetable. South Vietnam Vice President Nguyen Cao Ky says South Vietnam to replace American combat troops by end of 1970, and support troops by 1971. President Nguyen Van Thieu says withdrawals to be made according to enemy activity and South Vietnam ability. Communist activity increases against South Vietnam. Ambush casualties reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(Bu Prang, South Vietnam) Bu Prang seems like R and R Center to men from overrun fire support bases Annie, Kate, and Susan. [Captain John ALBRECHT - tells of moving out from Kate.] Army Observation pilot, Captain John Strange, supplied air support for Kate. He meets Albrecht. [ALBRECHT - thanks him for great support.] [STRANGE - says it's his job. Sorry for short breakdown.] Situation here tense.
REPORTER: Don Baker
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