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Rogers Trip / United States Plan Reactions #445615

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 16, 1969
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(Studio) Secretary of State William Rogers talks to President Nguyen Van Thieu. They agree in general on American troop withdrawal.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Saigon, South Vietnam) Rogers and Ambassador Ellsworth Bunker meet with Thieu. South Vietnam doesn't like United States stand of not opposing neutralism if South Vietnam wants it and international supervised elections with Communists Pol. jailed in Saigon for advocating neutralism. Communists in elections go against South Vietnam const. Thieu won't take realistic position if we don't insist.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

Brinkley, David;
Vanocur, Sander

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