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Cambodia / United States Aid / Vietnam #450812

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 23, 1970
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(Studio) United States fears Lon Nol's Cambodian government may fall without aid and sends 1,500 captured Soviet rifles, more to follow; further American aid considered.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(DC) United States military gives Cambodia 50-50 survival chance; Norodom Sihanouk's power return would yield communist government; Port Sihanoukville military prize; Cambodian Army pathetic; military wants United States advisers in cntry.; Congress fears new Vietnam.
REPORTER: Robert Goralski

(Studio) Nixon and Congress don't want incrd. conflict; 5,000 South Vietnam troops in Cambodia with government consent; VC, North Vietnam assault Takeo, leave Saang.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) Vietnam civilians imprisoned in church; await government actions.

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) Vietnam register to leave Cambodia; possessions may be confiscated; government wants Vietnam out.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

Goralski, Robert;
Green, Bob;
Hunt, Richard;
Huntley, Chet

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