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Vietnam / Peace Talks / Nixon / Casualties / Halt #440975

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 07, 1968
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(Studio) United States and North Vietnam still meeting secretly in Paris though they say they won't meet alone with US. North Vietnam agreed to American reconnaisance flights over North Vietnam. President Thieu won't send group to Paris if Viet Cong repd. separately, but ready to meet with Viet Cong in Saigon on personal basis.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(DC) Richard Nixon will do or say nothing to upset Paris talks. Thieu's offer to Nixon shows he's aware Nixon more conservative and tougher on war than Johnson. Talks will be affected by uncertain direction in next 2 mos. Nixon's foreign policy may be like Johnson's.
REPORTER: James Robinson

(Studio) Casualties reported South Vietnam files protest with International Control Commission re: shellings since bombing halt.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

Huntley, Chet;
Robinson, James

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