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India-Pakistan / Background #455693

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 05, 1971
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(Studio) History of bitterness between Muslim Pakistan and Hindu India cited. Religious hostility political and military; wars of 1947 and 1965 cited. India, supported by E. Pakistan guerrillas, wants independent but subservient Bengali state, while holding off West Pakistan. India's justification is W. Pakistan exploitation and suppression of E. Pakistan Bengalis, who have fled as refugees into India.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Reporter(s):
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:01:30

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